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The Access Project’s Language Services Action Kit
http://www.accessproject.org/adobe/language_services_action_kit.pdf

Adventist Health Care Center on Health Disparities
http://www.adventisthealthcare.com/health-disparities/index.aspx

African American Breast Cancer Alliance
http://www.geocities.com/aabcainc

The African American Health Program of Montgomery County, MD
http://www.onehealthylife.org

African Women Cancer Awareness Association
http://www.awcaa.org

American Breast Cancer Fund
https://www.abcf.org/

American Cancer Society Patient Navigator webpage
http://www.cancer.org/docroot/SPC/content/SPC_1_Navigating_Difficult_Wat ers_The_History_of_the_Patient_Navigators.asp

American Cancer Society Health Forums webpage
http://www.cancerhealthforums.org/index.htm

American Hospital Association’s Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities webpage
http://www.aha.org/aha_app/issues/Disparities/index.jsp
https://www.aha.org/websites/2017-01-02-eliminating-racial-and-ethnic-disparities-academic-links

The American Indian/Alaska Native Cancer Information Resource Center and Learning Exchange (“Native CIRCLE”)
http://www.nativeamericanprograms.org/index.html

The American Medical Association’s Commission to End Health Care Disparities
https://www.ama-assn.org/delivering-care/patient-support-advocacy/reducing-disparities-health-care

The American Medical Association’s Eliminating Health Disparities webpage
https://www.ama-assn.org/delivering-care/patient-support-advocacy/reducing-disparities-health-care

The American Medical Association’s Patient-Centered Communication webpage
https://www.ama-assn.org/topics/patient-centered-medical-home

American Medical Student Association (AMSA)’s Cultural Competency in Medicine webpage
https://www.ama-assn.org/topics/cultural-competence-health-care

The American Public Health Association’s and Health Equity
http://www.apha.org/advocacy/priorities/issues/disparities/default.htm

American Society of Radiologic Technologists’ PowerPoint on Cultural Competency
https://www.asrt.org/content/GovernmentRelations/CulturalCompetencies/cult uralcompetenciestoolkit.aspx

Asian American Health Initiative of Montgomery County, MD
http://www.AAHIinfo.org

Asian American Cancer Support Network
http://aacsn.org/

Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum
http://www.apiahf.org/

Association of American Medical Colleges’ Tool for Assessing Cultural Competence Training (TACCT)
https://www.aamc.org/what-we-do/mission-areas/diversity-inclusion/tool-for-assessing-cultural-competence-training

Black Women’s Health Imperative
https://bwhi.org/

Breast Cancer: A Resource Guide for Minority Women, May 2005
http://www.omhrc.gov/assets/pdf/checked/bcrg2005.pdf

The Breast Health Global Initiative (BHGI) of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
https://www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov/Assets/pdf/Breast_Cancer_Guide_2015.pdf

California Breast Cancer Research Program “Multilingual Access to Breast Cancer Early Detection” study
http://cbcrp.org.200.seekdotnet.com/research/PageGrant.asp?grant_id=5019

CancerCare Online
http://www.cancercare.org/

Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T.
http://cancercontrolplanet.cancer.gov/

Celebremos la Vida! (Let’s Celebrate Life!) of the Prevent Cancer Foundation
https://www.preventcancer.org/programs/celebremos-la-vida/

The Center for Cross-Cultural Health
https://xculture.org/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of Cancer Prevention and Control (DCPC)
https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/dcpc/about/index.htm

Cyracom, A Language Services Provider
http://www.cyracom.com/About/

“EMU professor works to change breast exam habits of Asian American women” from Eastern Michigan University
https://commons.emich.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2173&context=focus

Ethiopian Community Development Council, Inc.
https://www.ecdcus.org/

Georgetown University Center for Child & Human Development’s National Center for Cultural Competence
https://nccc.georgetown.edu/index.php

Georgetown University Medical Center Lombardi Cancer Center
https://gucchd.georgetown.edu/

“Health Literacy: A Review. Cultural Literacy” from Medscape Business of Medicine
http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/432047_7

Health Research and Educational Trust Disparities Toolkit
http://www.hretdisparities.org/index.php

Intercultural Cancer Council
http://www.interculturalcancercouncil.org/

Johns Hopkins University’s School of Nursing’s Center on Health Disparities Research
https://www.jhsph.edu/research/centers-and-institutes/johns-hopkins-center-for-health-disparities-solutions/

The Joint Commission’s Research Study: Hospitals, Language, and Culture
https://www.jointcommission.org/-/media/deprecated-unorganized/imported-assets/tjc/system-folders/assetmanager/hlc_paperpdf.pdf?db=web&hash=8037302668AE999AC7C1DBC01DCBE821#:~:text=Hospitals%2C%20Language%2C%20and%20Culture%20is,and%20linguistically%20diverse%20patient%20populations.&text=A%20purposive%20sampling%20approach%20was,sixty%20hospitals%20for%20this%20study.

Korean Community Service Center of Greater Washington
http://www.kcscgw.org/

La Clinica del Pueblo of Washington, D.C.
https://www.lcdp.org/

Limited English Proficiency: A Federal Interagency Website
http://www.lep.gov/

Medline Plus of the National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/breastcancer.html

“Multilingual Access to Breast Cancer Early Detection” study
http://www.cbcrp.org/research/PageGrant.asp?grant_id=5019

Muslim Community Center Medical Clinic
http://mccclinic.org/

National Asian Women’s Health Organization (NAWHO)
https://www.nawho.org/about-us/

National Cancer Institute’s Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities
http://crchd.cancer.gov/

National Cancer Institute (NCI)’s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program
https://seer.cancer.gov/

National Cancer Institute’s Women of Color webpage of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
http://dccps.cancer.gov/womenofcolor/index.html

National Cancer Institute’s Cancer Control and Population Sciences
https://cancercontrol.cancer.gov/

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care
http://www.ncihc.org/

National Indian Women’s Health Resource Center
http://www.niwhrc.com/

Native American Cancer Research
http://natamcancer.org/index.html

Network of Strength
http://www.networkofstrength.org/

Nueva Vida
https://www.nueva-vida.org/

Redes En Accion::The National Hispanic/Latino Cancer Network Research Network
https://grantome.com/grant/NIH/U54-CA153511-05S2

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School’s Center for Healthy Families and Cultural Diversity
https://rwjms.rutgers.edu/departments/family-medicine/centers-and-networks/center-for-healthy-families-and-cultural-diversity/about-the-center/overview

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Hablamos Juntos Project
https://www.rwjf.org/en/library/research/2010/08/hablamos-juntos–together-we-speak-.html

Salud es Vida of CASA de Maryland
http://www.casademaryland.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&i d=25

Sisters Network® Inc
https://www.sistersnetworkinc.org/

Smith Farm Center for Healing and the Arts
http://www.smithfarm.com/home.html

SPIRAL: Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages of Tufts University Hirsh Health Sciences Library
http://spiral.tufts.edu/

Susan G. Komen for the Cure® “Facts for Life: Racial & Ethnic Differences”
http://ww5.komen.org/uploadedFiles/Content_Binaries/806-373a.pdf

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Webpage on Health Literacy and Cultural Competency
https://www.ahrq.gov/topics/cultural-competence.html

U.S. Department of topics and Human Services’ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)’s “Improving Access to Language Services Health In Health Care: A Look at National and State Efforts”
https://www.ahrq.gov/topics/health-literacy.html

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Effective Communication in Hospitals webpage
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-rights/for-individuals/special-topics/hospitals-effective-communication/index.html

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Minority Health’s Cultural Competency section
http://www.omhrc.gov/templates/browse.aspx?lvl=1&lvlID=3

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Minority Health “A Physician’s Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care” web site
https://cccm.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov/

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Womenshealth.gov Webpage on Health Professionals: Your Role in Women’s Health Cultural Responsiveness
https://www.womenshealth.gov/

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Womenshealth.gov Webpage on African Americans and Breast Cancer
http://www.womenshealth.gov/minority/africanamerican/bc.cfm

University of Michigan Health System Program for Multicultural Health
http://www.med.umich.edu/multicultural/index.html

University of Washington’s Ethnomed Website
http://ethnomed.org/clinical

Women’s Cancer Control Program of Montgomery County, MD
https://www3.montgomerycountymd.gov/311/Solutions.aspx?SolutionId=1-5104TT&AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1

ABLEDATA (National Database of Assistive Technology Info.)
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Alliance for Technology Access (ATA)
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Alpha One Foundation
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ALS Association
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Alzheimer’s Association
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American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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American Association of People with Disabilities
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American Association of Retired Persons
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American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD)
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American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association
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American Cancer Society
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American Chronic Pain Association
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American College of Preventive Medicine
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American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
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American Council of the Blind
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American Diabetes Association
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American Foundation for the Blind
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American Heart Association
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American Juvenile Arthritis Organization
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American Kidney Foundation
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American Latex Allergy Association
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American Liver Foundation
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American Liver Society
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American Lung Association
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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American Physical Therapy Association
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American Psychological Association
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American Speech Language Hearing Association
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American Stroke Association
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American Syringomyelia Alliance Project
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American Therapeutic Recreation Association
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Amputee Coalition of America
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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association
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Angelman Syndrome Foundation
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Aplastic Anemia MDS International Foundation Inc.
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ARC of the United States
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Arnold Chiari Malformation
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Arthritis Foundation
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Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)
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Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
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Autism Society of America
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Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
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Brachial Plexus Palsy Foundation
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Brain Injury Association
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Breast Health Access for Women with Disabilities
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Center for Research on Women with Disabilities
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Cerebral Palsy Group
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CHADD: Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
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Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center
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Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
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Council for Exceptional Children
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Council for Learning Disabilities
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Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
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Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
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Dana Foundation
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Disability and Business Technical and Assistance Centers (NIDRR)
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Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund
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disABILITYInformation and Resources
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Disabled Sports, USA
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Dyslexia Foundation (International)
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Easter Seals Incorporated
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Epilepsy Foundation of America
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Every Woman Matters: Portraits of Montana Women Living with Physical Disabilities
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Exceptional Parent Resource Guide
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Families USA
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FRAXA Research Foundation
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GBS/CIDP Foundation International
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Genetic Alliance
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Glaucoma Research Foundation
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Goodwill Industries International, Inc.
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Healthy People 2030
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Home Dialysis Central
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Huntington’s Disease Society of America
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Hydrocephalus Association
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Job Accommodation Network
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Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. Foundation
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Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International
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Kidney School
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Learning Disabilities Association of America
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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)
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Life Options (kidney disease)
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Lupus Foundation of America, Incorporated
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March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
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Mental Health America
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Mesothelioma Center
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Mobile Women
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Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, Incorporated
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Myelin Project
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National Alliance on Mental Illness
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National Alopecia Areata Foundation
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National Association for State Directors of Developmental Services, Incorporated
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National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities
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National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Incorporated
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National Association of the Deaf
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National Ataxia Foundation
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National Career Institute
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National Center for Health Statistics
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National Center for Physical Activity and Disability
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National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
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National Center on Emergency Planning for People with Disabilities
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National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth
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National Council on Disability
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National Council on Independent Living
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National Down Syndrome Society
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National Family Caregivers Association
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National Fragile X Foundation
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National Gaucher Foundation
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National Health Council
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National Hemophilia Foundation
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National Kidney Foundation
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National Limb Loss Information Center
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National Multiple Sclerosis Society
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National Organization for Rare Disorders
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National Organization on Disability
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National Osteoporosis Foundation
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National Recreation and Park Association
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National Rehabilitation Association
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National Resource Center on Supportive Housing and Home Modification
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National Spinal Cord Injury Association
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National Tay Sachs & Allied Diseases Association, Incorporated
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New Freedom Initiative for People with Disabilities
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North Carolina Office on Disability and Health
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Northeast Rehabilitation Health Network
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Office on Women’s Health (OWH) in the Department of Health and Human Services
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Ostogenesis Imperfecta Foundation
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Paralyzed Veterans of America
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PhotoMaps: Through Our Eyes
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Post-Polio Health International
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Prevent Blindness America
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Prevent Cancer Foundation
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Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)
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Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of America (RESNA)
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Right to Know Campaign of the Ceneter for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
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Rocky Mountain MS Center
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Shriners Hospitals
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Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation
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Special Olympics International
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Spina Bifida Association of America
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Stuttering Foundation of America
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The Right To Know Campaign (CDC)
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Tourette Syndrome Association, Incorporated
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Transverse Myelitis Association
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Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance 
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United Leukodystrophy Foundation
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University of Montana Rural Institute
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WheelchairNet
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AUCD Association of University Centers on Disabilities
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Center for Research on Women with Disabilities
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DIRLINE (directory of health organizations)
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Institute on Disability and Human Development
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MEDLINE/PubMed (References/abstracts from 4500 biomedical journals)
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MEDLINEplus
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National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research
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National Institute of Health (27 Institutes/Centers)
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National Library of Medicine
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NLM Gateway (searches multiple NLM retrieval systems)
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PubMedCentral
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RRTC: Health and Wellness Consortium
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World Institute on Disability
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Annual Disability Statistics Compendium 2010
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AUCD-National Information and Reporting System
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BRFSS-Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
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Bureau of Labor Statistics
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Census Bureau
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Cornell University
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Disability Statistics Center (RRTC)
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Institute on Disability and Human Development
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Interagency Committee on Disability Research
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International Center for Disability Information
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Job Accommodation Network
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N.O.D. Harris Surveys on Americans with Disabilities
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National Center for Health Statistics
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National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research
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National Clearinghouse of Rehabilitation Training Materials
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National Health Interview Statistics
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National Health Interview Survey on Disability
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National Institute on Disability Rehabilitation Research
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Office of Research, Evaluation and Statistics
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RRTC Health and Wellness Consortium
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Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Database
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University of California, San Francisco, Disability Statistics Center
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University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Disability and Human Development
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Administration for Children & Families
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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
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National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
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Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services
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Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
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Breast Health Access for Women with Disabilities
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Bureau of Primary Health Care
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CDC National Prevention Information Network (NPIN)
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Center for Research on Women with Disabilities (CROWD)
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
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Disability and Business Technical and Assistance Centers (NIDRR)
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Federal Communications Commission
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Food and Drug Administration
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Government Printing Office
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Indian Health Services
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Job Accommodation Network
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Maternal and Child Health Bureau
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Medline Plus Health Information
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National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research
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National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
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National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
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National Clearinghouse on Families and Youth
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National Council on Disability
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National Domestic Violence Hotline
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National Health Information Center
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National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
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National Institute on Child Health and Human Development
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National Institutes of Health
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National Institutes of Health: Office of Dietary Supplements
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National Institutes of Mental Health
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National Library of Medicine
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National Women’s Health Information Center (NWHIC)
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Office of Disability Employment Policy
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Office of Minority Health
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Office of Special Education Programs
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President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports
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Rehabilitation Services Administration
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Social Security Administration
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SSA Ticket to Hire programs
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The Access Board
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There are a variety of formal health promotion interventions that state grantees and others have developed in the area of health promotion and wellness for people with disabilities. Below is a list of recognized health promotion interventions that have been implemented and evaluated in numerous settings.