Getting Started

If you're looking for information on your child's condition, upcoming medical procedure, or new diagnosis you've come to the right place. With so much information out there, it's important to go to reliable sources for health information.

The FCRC has a number of resources to get you started:

Information Prescriptions

Information Prescriptions provide a "Top Ten" list of recommended resources on a variety of child health topics or chronic illnesses. Staff and community partners who have expertise in the clinical area have carefully chosen these consumer-friendly resources.

Family Library

The Family Library has a collection of books and DVD's on a variety of child health topics that have been selected especially for families and children of various ages. These items can be borrowed for three weeks.

Computers for Internet

Computers are available in the FCRC for families to access the Internet. It's important when searching for health information on the Internet, to use trustworthy websites. To learn more about this refer to Evaluating Health Information