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
Address
Phone Number
Type of Disease
SF Aids Foundation P.O. Box 6182,
San Francisco, CA
94101-6182
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

Alcoholism
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
408-998-LUNG
408-998-5864
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

Leukemia
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

Narcolepsy
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

Osteoporosis
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

Psoriasis
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

Tay-Sachs

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