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Cystic Fibrosis Special Needs Factsheet

Cystic Fibrosis Special Needs Factsheet

Additional Resources

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Family Voices
This website brings together families who have children with special health needs.

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
This organization offers information about the illness, public policy, clinical trials and local chapters.

American Lung Association
The mission of this group is to prevent lung disease and promote lung health. Contact the group at: American Lung Association 61 Broadway, 6th Floor NY, NY 10006 (212) 315-8700

Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

Boomer Esiason Foundation
This former NFL quarterback has a personal interest in CF - his son has the disease - and has created this foundation to help find a cure.

U.S. Department of Education
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

KidsHealth in the Classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.


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