Local Links

Cancer Wellness Center of Northbrook Illinois
http://www.cancerwellness.org/

Highland Park Public Library:
Human Genome Project
http://www.hplibrary.org/library/humangenome.htm Bibliography
http://www.hplibrary.org/library/humangenomebib.htm

Illinois Department of Public Health
http://www.idph.state.il.us
Genetic Testing
http://www.idph.state.il.us/about/genetics.htm

Illinois General Assembly
http://www.legis.state.il.us/

Illinois State Cancer Registry
Contains Illinois Cancer Statistics
www.idph.state.il.us/about/epi/cancer.htm

Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago
http://www.juf.org/

The Museum of Science and Industry-Chicago
http://www.msichicago.org/
Genetics: Decoding Life
http://www.msichicago.org/exhibit/genetics/hp_index.html

The Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center at Northwestern University
http://www.lurie.nwu.edu/index.html

Women’s Health- Illinois Department of Public Health
http://www.idph.state.il.us/about/womenshealth/owh.htm

Illinois Online Resources for Children with Disabilities
Developmental Disabilities Council
Illinois Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities; Equip for Equality, Inc.; and Institute on Disability & Human Development.
http://www.acf.dhhs.gov/programs/add/states/ddc-il.htm

Division of Specialized Care for Children (DSCC)
DSCC provides care coordination for families and children with special health care needs. It helps children with disabilities, and those who have conditions which may lead to disabilities, grow and develop to the full extent of their abilities.
http://www.uic.edu/hsc/dscc/

Family Resource Center on Disabilities
Coordinating Council for Handicapped Children.
http://www.ameritech.net/users/frcdptiil/index.html

KidCare
www.kidcareillinois.com
State program run by Illinois department of public aid.

NICHCY State Resources
Over 45 resources for the state of Illinois.
http://www.nichcy.org/stateshe/il.htm

For more resources, see the section Community Resources.

This page last updated on January 10, 2003.