Helpful Links

National Council on Seniors Drug & Alcohol Rehab

Our Mission: Let’s not forget our seniors and their families. Lets give them the best support, information, resources and tools to overcome addiction and pursue lifelong recovery. We are here to help you and your loved one every step of the way.

NEED HELP NOW? CALL OUR 24/7 CONFIDENTIAL HOTLINE:877-888-0552
National Council on Seniors Drug & Alcohol Rehab

Centerpointe Hospital
5000 Cedar Plaza Parkway
Saint Louis, MO 63128
314-842-4463

Hyland Behavioral Health System
10018 Kennerly Road
Saint Louis, MO 63128
314-525-4400

Comtrea Community Treatment Inc
21 Municipal Drive
Arnold, MO 63010
636-296-6206

Provident
11222 Tesson Ferry Road
Saint Louis, MO 63123
314-898-0102

Alternative Behavioral Health
255 Spencer Road
Ballwin, MO 63021
636-477-6111

Great Circle
330 North Gore Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63119
314-968-2060

Epworth Children and Family Services
110 North Elm Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63119
314-961-5718

Mercy Hospital Saint Louis
615 South New Ballas Road
Saint Louis, MO 63141
314-251-6000

Young Women’s Health

An award-winning teen girls’ health website featuring health guides, quizzes, chats,&more!
www.youngwomenshealth.org

Children’s Defense Fund

The mission of the Children’s Defense Fund is to Leave No Child Behind and to ensure every child a Healthy Start, a Head Start, a Fair Start, a Safe Start, and a Moral Start in life and successful passage to adulthood with the help of caring families and communities.
www.childrensdefense.org

Docs for Tots

National advocacy organization to assist doctors in their advocacy roles.
www.docsfortots.org/

Every Child Matters

Every Child Matters Education Fund is a national nonprofit organization devoted to improving the lives of children and families by advocating for better public policy during federal and state campaigns.
www.everychildmatters.org

GovBenefits.gov

GovBenefits.gov is a free, easy-to-use website that helps people find government benefits and assistance programs that you might be eligible to receive. Click on this site and select Start Now to begin.
govbenefits.gov

Patient Advocate Foundation

Provides personalized help to patients with specific issues with their insurer, employer, and/or creditor regarding health insurance, job retention, and other matters relative to their diagnosis of life-threatening or debilitating illness. Sponsors the Co-Pay Relief Program – Phone: 1-800-532-5374
www.patientadvocate.org

The Future of Children

The Future of Children seeks to promote effective policies and programs for children by providing policymakers, service providers, and the media with timely, objective information based on the best available research.
www.futureofchildren.org

Vision for Children at Risk

Vision for Children at Risk is a non-profit organization that brings together agencies, people and resources to address the critical needs of the St. Louis area’s children and youth on a regional basis.
www.visionforchildren.org

Zero to Three

ZERO TO THREE’s mission is to promote the healthy development of our Nation’s infants and toddlers by supporting and strengthening families, communities, and those who work on their behalf.
www.zerotothree.org

America’s Promise Alliance

The America’s Promise Alliance is the nation’s largest multi-sector collaborative dedicated to the well-being of children and youth.
www.americaspromise.org

American Academy of Pediatrics

Website for parents and pediatricains to find resources for children’s health and welfare.
www.aap.org

Anne E. Casey Foundation

Since 1948, the Annie E. Casey Foundation (AECF) has worked to build better futures for disadvantaged children and their families in the United States.
www.aecf.org

CHADD (Children and Adults with ADD)

The nation’s leading non-profit organization for children and adults affected by ADD/ADHD.

Phone: 1-800-233-4050
www.chadd.org

Children of Prisoners Library

Very helpful website for parents and providers of children with incarcerated parents.

https://youth.gov/youth-topics/children-of-incarcerated-parents

Do Something

Do something is a teen/young adult website where people learn, listen, speak, vote, volunteer, ask, and take action to make the world a better place. Dozens of volunteer, fundraising, and important national and international issues are featured on this site. Sign up and DO SOMETHING!
www.dosomething.org

First Signs

First Signs, Inc. is a national non-profit organization dedicated to educating parents and pediatric professionals about the early warning signs of autism and other developmental disorders.
www.firstsigns.org

Genetics Home Reference

Website developed by the NIH with up-to-date information on genetic conditions and the basics of genetic science. Under this program, doctors can request free “Information Rx” pads, which will enable them to write “prescriptions,” pointing patients to the Genetics Home Reference site.
www.ghr.nlm.nih.gov/

IRS Earned Income Tax Credit

Click below to see if you are eligible for a federal income tax credit for low-income working individuals and families.
www.irs.gov

KidsHealth

KidsHealth is the largest and most visited site on the Web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence.
www.kidshealth.org

National Breast Feeding Resource Center

Partnered with La Leche League International, this site offers a free breastfeeding hotline for common breastfeeding questions. Also supplies free information about breastfeeding.

Phone: 1-800-LaLeche (1-800-525-3243)

La Leche League of Greater St. Louis
http://www.lllstl.org/
(314) 424-3900

National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP)

The mission of NCCP is to identify and promote strategies that prevent child poverty in the United States and that improve the lives of low-income children and families.
www.nccp.org

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America

Many drugs are available free of charge from the drug companies themselves if your doctor calls the drug manufacturer and writes a note saying that you cannot afford the drugs you need.
www.phrma.org

Reach Out and Read

Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a program that promotes early literacy by bringing new books and advice about the importance of reading aloud into the pediatric exam room.
www.reachoutandread.org

Stay Safe Online.org (Internet Safety website)

Stay safe is an internet resource to help protect children and adults from internet predators and unwanted solicitations. Lots of great information and educational tools.

www.staysafeonline.org/

Voices for Americas Children

The mission of Voices for America’s Children is to improve the lives of children in the United States.

http://wkkf.org/resource-directory/resource/2003/05/voices-for-americas-children-formerly-national-association-of-child-advocates

We Can!

We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children’s Activity&Nutrition) is a national program designed as a one-stop resource for parents and caregivers interested in practical tools to help children 8-13 years old stay at a healthy weight.
www.nhlbi.nih.gov