Disease Organizations

Hint! Before using the list of organizations shown on this web page, use the two links shown immediately below. The addresses are more up-to-date than mine are and I think you'll get better results if you are writing a letter to receive current information about a disease or disorder.

Name of Organization
Phone Number
Type of Disease
SF Aids Foundation P.O. Box 6182,
San Francisco, CA
415-864-4376 or 415-864-5855 AIDS
ARIS Project 595 Millich Dr., Suite 104
Campbell, CA 95008
408-370-3272 Support for AIDS patients
National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependency

701 Miller St., 2nd Floor
San Jose, CA 95110-2133

National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC) 16501 Sherman, Suite #110,
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(800) 685-5531 Cervical Cancer
ALS/Neuromuscular Research Center P.O. Box 7999
San Francisco, CA 94120
415-923-3604 Lou Gehrigs Disease
Alzheimer's Association 330 Distel Circle, Suite A,
Los Altos, CA 94022

Alzheimers Disease
American Heart Association 1 Almaden Blvd
Suite 500
San Jose, CA 95113
408-247-8555 Heart Disease
American Lung Association 1469 Park Ave.
San Jose, CA 95126
Lung Respiratory Diseases
American Lyme Disease Foundation,Inc.
Mill Pond Offices
293 Route 100
Somers, New York 10589
914-277-6970 Lyme Disease
American Liver Foundation 1425 Pompton Ave
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009

Liver Diseases, Hepatitis
National Association of Anorexia P.O. Box 7,
Highland Park, IL 60035
312-831-3438 Anorexia
The Center for The Study
of Anorexia & Bulimia
1 W. 91 Street,
New York, NY 10024
212-595-3449 Anorexia & Bulimia
The Reader Institute
For Adolescent
& Adult Treatment of
Eating Disorders
1663 Sawtelle Blvd, 3rd Floor,
Los Angeles, CA 90025
1-800-255-1818 Eating Disorders
National Arthritis Foundation 1 AMS Circle
Bethesda, MD 20892
301-495-4484 Arthritis
American Cancer Society 1715 S. Bascom Ave.
Campbell, CA 95008
408-287-5973 Any Cancer
United Cerebral Palsy 100 View St. Suite #102,
Mountain View, CA 94041-1342
650-326-4711 Cerebral Palsy
Crippled Childrens Society 2851 Park Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
408-243-7861 Crippling Childhood Disabilities
Cystic Fibrosis 520 Sand Hill Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94301
650-497-8191 ext.238 Cystic Fibrosis
Diabetes Society 1165 Lincoln Ave.#300
San Jose, CA 95125
408-287-3785 Diabetes
Epilepsy Society P.O. Box 5214
SanJose, CA 95150
408-554-7110 Epilepsy
Northern CA Society to Prevent Blindness 4200 California St., #101
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-387-0934 Glaucoma
American Dental Association,
Mid Penninsula Dental Society
125 Willow Rd.
Menlo Park, Ca 94025

Gum Disease
Hemophilia Foundation 7700 Edgewater Dr.Suite 710
Oakland, CA 94621-3071
510-568-6243 Hemophilia
Huntingtons Disease Society 403 Madison Dr.
San Jose, CA 95123
408-241-1417 Huntington's Disease
National Foundation for
Ileitis& Colitis
2166 Hayes Street, #204
San Francisco, CA 94117
415-221-1226 Ileitis& Colitis
National Kidney Foundation 553 Pilgrim Drive #C
Foster City, CA 94404
650-349-5115 Kidney Disease
Satellite Dialysis Centers, Inc. 1175 Saratoga Ave.#14
San Jose, CA 95129
408-446-3466 Kidney Disease
Leukemia Society of America 650 S. Winchester,#202
San Jose, CA 95128
408-241-1123 Leukemia
Leukemia Society 55 Hawthorne Street #510
San Francisco, CA 94105

American Liver Foundation 1425 Pompton Ave
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
1-800-223-0179 Liver disease
B ay Ar ea Lupus Foundation 2635 N. First St.#206
San Jose, Ca 95134
408-954-8600 Lupus
March of Dimes 1275 Mamaroneck Ave
White Plains, NY 10605

Childhood Diseases
Genetic Disorders
Multiple Sclerosis 2589 Scott Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95050

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Multiple Sclerosis
Muscular Dystrophy Association 554 Saratoga Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
408-244-1210 Muscular Dystrophy
American Association of Narcolopsy 425 California Street #201
San Francisco, CA 94104

Sleep Disorder Clinic 401 Quarry Rd.Suite 3301 A
Stanford, CA 94035
650-723-6601 Narcolepsy
National Osteoporosis Foundation 150 17th St.
N.W.1, Washington, DC 20036-4603

National Institute of Health
Osteoporosis and Related
Bone Diseases
1232 22nd St, N.W.1
Washington, DC 20036-1292
800/624-BONE Osteoporosis
Paget's Disease
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
P eninsula Parkinson's Support 1170 Morse Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94089-1605
408-734-1593 Parkins o n's Disease
Psoriasis Research Institute 6600 S.W. 92nd Ave. Suite 300
Portland, OR 97223-7195
1-800-723-9166 Psoriasis
Psoriasis Foundation P.O. Box 2663
SanFrancisco, CA

Sickle Cell Anemia
Research Foundation
1332 Haight St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
415-626-5834 Sickle Cell Anemia Disease
Sickle Cell Anemia
Research & Education
330 41St Street
Oakland, CA 94609
925-645-1547 Sickle Cell Anemia
Guild For Infant Survival 6065 Roswell Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30328

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
National Sudden Infant Death 747 52nd. Street
Oakland, CA 94609
1-800-221-SIDS Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
National Tay-Sachs
and Allied Disorders
92 Washington Ave.
Cedarhurst, New York 11516


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