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National Links

ACES Connection

Annie E Casey Foundation
Center for Children with Special Needs (Program of Children's Hospital)
Consumer Product Safety Commission (information on product recalls)

Dentistry Pediatric Dentistry   Oral Health

Drugwatch's E-Cigarettes guide covers how they work, the harmful chemicals found in them, FDA regulations and their rapidly growing use among youth" 
Future of Children
Fit for a Kid (Daimler Chrysler Car Seat Checks of any car seat) American Academy of Pediatrics
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
National Safe Kids Campaign

Ounce of Prevention

Career Development Suite for Social Workers-To help support social workers, and the communities of Port Angeles, has curated a series of open-use guides to give young professionals and students in the field the best information we can find on developing a career in social work. This includes critical topics such as landing internships, obtaining licensure, building a resume, and professional networking. Additionally, we’ve built state-specific guides to social work that are sure to help anyone across the nation interested in starting their career in social work. You can take a look at our guides below:

Internship Essentials 

Licensure Requirements

Resume Fundamentals 

Professional Networking Practices

Degrees and Licensure in Washington 

Social Workers Needed Information on need and education resources