Web Sites and Link
BeHealthyLifestylesCable television show on health, lifestyles and consumer technology issues geared to communities of color. Includes news, reports and special projects.
Capital HospiceFind out about medical and nursing care, programs, job openings, and news releases. Formerly Hospice of Northern Virginia, Hospice of Prince George's County and Hospice Care of DC.
Center for Physical and Massage TherapyProvides sessions with physical therapists who are also licensed massage therapists.
Chartered Health PlanDC-based health maintenance organization. Includes description of wellness classes and information for medical providers.
CPR Training AssociatesProvides CPR and first aid training, specializing in groups and businesses.
Department of HealthDescribes the agency's programs, such as addiction, HIV/AIDS, nutrition, medical insurance, preventive health, and environmental services. Includes a calendar of events, health alerts, news releases, reports, and information on licenses and on birth and death certificates.
District of Columbia Primary Care AssociationA health action organization serving medically vulnerable residents. Members, policies, programs and how to help.
Healthy Babies Project, Inc.Aims to reduce the dangerously high rates of infant deaths, illnesses, and low birth weight by reaching out to high-risk, low-income, substance-abusing pregnant women and their families.
Kaiser Family Foundation - State Health Facts OnlineOffers health facts and statistics. Includes information on topics such as health coverage, costs, managed care, minority and women's health and HIV/AIDS.
NeuroComm Speech Pathology Services, LLCFamily-focused private practice of speech-language pathologists. Includes school-age child checklist, age levels when specific sounds should emerge, programs, staff profiles and references.
PureWaterDC.comWorks to help residents stay informed about reports that the District's water authority has found dangerously elevated lead readings in samples of District drinking water. Includes news, opportunities for action, a blog and an electronic petition.
Ronald McDonald HouseProvides a home away from home for families of seriously ill children.
Shady Grove Fertility CenterInfertility clinic and IVF center with locations in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, DC.
The Hearing and Speech CenterProviding audiologic evaluations, diagnostic testing, and sales and service of hearing aids. Includes details of staff and services, and contact information for clinics in Wheaton, Frederick and Hagerstown.
William Wendt Center for Loss and HealingWorks to ease the impact of illness, loss and bereavement through direct services, education and advocacy.