Directory of Hotlines

ABLEDATA Database of Assistive Technology ~ 800/227-0216
Al-Anon World Service Office ~ 800/344-2666
Alzheimer's Association ~ 800/272-3900
Alzheimer's Disease Association ~ 800/621-0379
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology ~ 800/822-2762
American Academy of Pediatrics ~ 800/433-9016
American Association of Diabetes Educators ~ 800/338-DMED
American Association of Kidney Patients ~ 800/749-2257
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) ~ 800/424-2277
American Brain Tumor Association ~ 800/8886-2282
American Burn Association ~ 800/548-2876
American Cancer Society ~ 800/ACS-2345
American Council for Headache Education ~ 800/255-ACHE
American Council of the Blind ~ 800/424-8666
American Diabetes Association, Inc. ~ 800/232-3472
American Foundation for the Blind ~ 800/232-5463
American Kidney Fund, Inc. ~ 800/638-8299
American Liver Foundation and Hepatitis Disease Help line ~ 800/223-0179
American Parkinson Disease Association ~ 800/223-2732
American Speech Language Hearing Association ~ 800/638-8255
American Stroke Association ~ 800/553-6321
American Trauma Society ~ 800/556-7890
Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis Association ~ 800/782-4747
Arthritis Consulting Services ~ 800/327-3027
Arthritis Foundation ~ 800/283-7800
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America ~ 800/727-8462
Ataxia Telangiectasia Children's Project ~ 800/5-HELP-AT
Bell & Howell Information in Learning (Formerly UMI) ~ 800/521-0600
Blind Children's Center ~ 800/222-3566
Blinded Veterans Association ~ 800/669-7079
Brain Injury Association ~ 800/444-6443
Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation ~ 800/366-2223
Captioned Media Program (Deaf) ~ 800/237-6213
CDC National AIDS Hotline ~ 800/342-2437
CDC National HIV-AIDS Hotline ~ 800/243-7889
CDC National Prevention Network:
Information on HIV, STD's, and TB ~ 800/458-5231
CDC National STD Hotline ~ 800/227-8922
Center for Rehabilitation Technology ~ 800/726-9119
Child Help USA National Abuse Hotline ~ 800/422-4453
Children's Hospice International ~ 800/242-4453
Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation ~ 800/225-0292
Cleft Palate Foundation ~ 800/242-5338
Cornelia de Lange Syndrome Foundation ~ 800/753-2357
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America ~ 800/343-3637
Cystic Fybrosis Foundation ~ 800/344-4823
Deafness Research Foundation ~ 800/535-3323
"Dial A Hearing Screening Test" ~ 800/222-3277
Dialog Corporation ~ 800/334-2564
EAR Foundation ~ 800/545-4327
Epilepsy Foundation's National Information Center ~ 800/332-1000
Epilepsy Information Service ~ 800/642-0500
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ~ 800/669-3362
Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy ~ 800/886-1762
Feingold Association of the United States ~ 800/321-3287
Foundation Fighting Blindness ~ 800/683-5555
Free Mammograms
Friend's Health Connection ~ 800/48-FRIEND
Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind, Inc. ~ 800/548-4337
HEALTHSOUTH Rehabilitation Corporation ~ 800/768-0018
Hearing Aid Help line ~ 800/521-5247
Hearing Information Center ~ 800/622-3277
Heartspring (Institute of Logopedics) ~ 800/835-1043
Hereditary Hemorrhagie Telangiectasia Foundation ~ 800/448-6389
Higher Education and Adult Training for
People with Handicaps Resource Center ~ 800/544-3284
HUD User ~ 800/245-2691
Human Growth Foundation ~ 800/451-6434
Huntington's Disease Society ~ 800/345-4372
Immune Deficiency Foundation ~ 800/296-4433
International Cancer Alliance Inc. ~ 800/ICARE-61
International Hearing Society ~ 800/521-5247
International Myeloma Foundation ~ 800/452-CURE
IOWA COMPASS ~ 800/779-2001
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation ~ 800/223-1138
La Leche League International ~ 800/LA-LECHE
Lupus Foundation of America ~ 800/558-0121
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Iowa
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation ~ 800/541-5454
National Alliance of Blind Students ~ 800/424-8666
National Association for Hearing and Speech Action ~ 800/638-8255
National Association for Parents of the Visually Impaired ~ 800/562-6265
National Association for Sickle Cell Disease, Inc. ~ 800/421-8453
National Association for the Dually Diagnosed ~ 800/331-5362
National Autism Hotline ~ 800/525-8014
National Brain Tumor Foundation ~ 800/934-CURE
National Cancer Institute's Cancer Info. Service ~ 800/422-6237
National Center for Stuttering ~ 800/221-2483
National Children's Cancer Society
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information ~ 800/729-6686
National Depressive & Manic-Depressive Association ~ 800/826-3632
National Down Syndrome Congress ~ 800/232-6372
National Down Syndrome Society ~ 800/221-4602
National Drug Treatment Referral and Information Hotline ~ 800/662-4357
National Easter Seals ~ 800/221-6827
National Eye Care Project ~ 800/222-3937
National Foundation for Depressive Illness ~ 800/248-4344
National Foundation for Illeitis and Colitis ~ 800/343-3637
National Headache Foundation ~ 800/843-2256
National Hemophilia Foundation ~ 800/424-2634
National Hospice Organization ~ 800/658-8898
National Information Center for
Children and Youth with Disabilities ~ 800/695-0285
National Library Services for the
Blind and Physically Handicapped ~ 800/424-8567
National Lymphedema Network ~ 800/541-3259
National Marfan Foundation ~ 800/8MARFAN
National Mental Health Association ~ 80/969-6642
National Multiple Sclerosis Society ~ 800/344-4867
National Neurofibromatosis Foundation ~ 800/323-7938
National Organization for Rare Disorders ~ 800/999-6673
National Parkinson Foundation ~ 800/327-4545
National Rehabilitation Information Center ~ 800/346-2742
National Scoliosis Foundation ~ 800/673-6922
National Spinal Cord Injury Association ~ 800/962-9629
National Spinal Cord Injury Hotline ~ 800/526-3456
National Stroke Association ~ 800/787-6537
National Tuberous Sclerosis Association, Inc. ~ 800/225-6872
Office for Civil Rights,
US Department of Health and Human Services ~ 800/368-1019
OVID Technologies ~ 800/955-0906
Parkinson's Disease Foundation, Inc. ~ 800/457-6676
Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, Inc. ~ 800/888-2876
Plastic Surgery Information Services ~ 800/635-0635
Prevent Blindness America ~ 800/221-3004
Social Security Administration ~ 800/772-1213
Spina Bifida Association of America ~ 800/621-3141
Spinal Cord Injury Network International ~ 800/548-2673
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation ~ 800/IM-AWARE
Tourette Syndrome Association ~ 800/237-0717
United Cerebral Palsy Association, Inc. ~ 800/872-5827
United Leukodystrophy Foundation ~ 800/728-5483
United Ostomy Association ~ 800/826-0826
United Scleroderma Foundation ~ 800/722-4673
U of IA Dance Marathon
Visiting Nurse Association of America ~ 800/426-2547
Wilson's Disease Association ~ 800/399-0266
Y-ME Breast Cancer Organization Hotline ~ 800/221-2141