Websites

How Kids Develop recognizes that there is a lot of information already available on the internet about child development. Listed below are some links to websites you might find helpful. While we have reviewed these websites, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of their contents since new information is added to websites all of the time.

This section is organized into three parts:



Websites on Child Development

ABC's Of Child Development- Developmental Milestones For Your Child's First Five Years
www.pbs.org/wholechild/abc/

All About Baby & Child
www.allaboutbaby.com/

American Academy of Pediatrics
www.aap.org/

Child Development Basics
www.childdevelopmentinfo.com/development/

Child Development Institute
www.childdevelopmentinfo.com/

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Online Community
www.dbpeds.org

FamilyFun
familyfun.go.com

Growing Child Newsletter
www.growingchild.com/

Inform San Diego/Parenting Link
http://211sandiego.webinformhost.net/Client/InformSandiego/ParentingMain.asp

KPBS.ORG
www.kpbs.org/

Medlineplus Health Information
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/childdevelopment.html

Mommy Tips-Toddler Development Guide
www.mommytips.com/Toddlers/growthguide.htm

National Association for the Education of Young Children
www.naeyc.org/

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities - Act Early Campaign
www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/ActEarly/

National Center for Family Literacy
www.famlit.org

National Child Care Information Center
www.nccic.org/

National Geographic
www.nationalgeographic.com/education/homework

National Institute of Child Health and Development
www.nichd.nih.gov/

National Network for Child Care
www.nncc.org/homepage.html

Parenting Press
www.parentingpress.com/

Parenting Wisely
www.parentingwisely.com

Pathways Awareness Foundatioin
www.pathwaysawareness.org

Read Me A Story
www.aap.org/family/readmeastory.htm

Scripps Parent Connection, formerly Las Madres
www.sdparentconnection.org

Tumblon
www.tumblon.com/

YMCA Childcare Resource Service
www.ymcacrs.org/

Zero to Three Organization
www.zerotothree.org



Websites for Children with Disabilities, Behavior Problems, and Other Special Needs

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder-National Institute of Mental Health
www.nimh.nih.gov/publicat/adhdmenu.cfm

Building Bridges
www.buildingbridges2gether.org

California Department of Education
www.cde.ca.gov/

Center on the Social and Emotional Foundation for Early Learning
www.vanderbilt.edu/csefel/

Center for Evidence-Based Practice: Young Children with Challenging Behavior
www.challengingbehavior.com

Child Health and Disability Prevention Program (CHDP)
www.dhs.ca.gov/pcfh/cms/chdp/

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (CHADD)
www.chadd.org/

Council for Learning Disabilities
www.cldinternational.org/

Developmental Delay Resource
www.devdelay.org/

Developmental Disabilities - Resources for Healthcare Providers
www.ddhealthinfo.org/

Disability Resource Catalog
www.disabilitytraining.com/catalog.html

Division for Learning Disabilities
www.dldcec.org/

Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC)
www.eric.ed.gov/

Exceptional Family Resource Center
www.efrconline.org

Families and Advocates Partnership for Education (FAPE)
www.fape.org/

Federal Resource Center for Special Education
www.rrfcnetwork.org/

Federation for Children with Special Needs
www.fcsn.org/

First Signs
www.firstsigns.org/

Head Start Program - San Diego
www.sandiegoheadstart.org

Health and Human Services Agency- County of San Diego
www2.sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa

Healthy Families Program - San Diego
www.chgsd.com/HealthyFamilies.aspx

Healthy Kids Project
www.connecting-kids.com/whatsnew.shtml

Interdisciplinary Council on Developmental and Learning Disorders
www.icdl.com/

International Dyslexia Association
www.interdys.org/

Internet Special Education Resources
www.iser.com/

Kids Included Together (KIT)
www.kitonline.org/

Learning Disabilities Association of America
www.ldaamerica.org/

Learning Disabilities Online
www.ldonline.org/

National Center for Learning Disabilities
www.ncld.org/

National Center to Improve Practice in Special Education (NCIP)
www2.edc.org/NCIP/

National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY)
www.nichcy.org/

Navy Exceptional Family Member Program
www.militaryhomefront.dod.mil

Non-verbal Learning Disabilities Resources
www.dbpeds.org/articles/detail.cfm?TextID=602

North County Coastal Consortium for Special Education (NCSE)
www.nccse.org

Office of Special Education & Rehabilitated Services
www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS

Parents of Gifted/LD Children, Inc.
www.geocities.com/Athens/1105/gtld.html

Private Special Education Schools
www.spedschools.com/

SANDAP Project
www.sandiegoadhd.org/

San Diego Assistive Technology Center
www.ataccess.org/

San Diego Chapter of the Autism Society of America
www.sandiegoautismsociety.org/

San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE)
www.sdcoe.k12.ca.us

San Diego Regional Center
www.sdrc.org/

Schwab Foundation for Learning
www.schwablearning.org/

Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities (SKLD)
www.smartkidswithld.org/

Socialization Training and Reinforcement (STAR)
www.starprogram.org/

Summer Camps for Children with Disabilities
www.nichcy.org/pubs/genresc/camps.htm

United Cerebral Palsy Toy Lending Library
www.ucp.org/ucp_local.cfm/45

U.S. Department of Education
www.ed.gov/

YMCA
www.ymca.org/



Websites on Issues Related to Children in Foster Care

Building Services and Systems to Support the Healthy Emotional Development of Young Children
www.nccp.org/pub_pew02a.html

Center for Adoption Support and Education
www.adoptionsupport.org/

Child Welfare Information Gateway
www.childwelfare.gov/

Children's Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Adoption and Foster Care Statistics
www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/stats_research/index.htm

National Center for Children in Poverty: Improving the Odds for the Healthy Development of Young Children in Foster Care
www.nccp.org/pub_pew02b.html

National Center for Resource Family Support, Casey Family Programs
www.casey.org/Home

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