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National Child Abuse Hotline
1.800.422.4453 (1-800-4-A-Child)

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
1.800.799.7233 (1-800-799-SAFE)

Poison Control

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1.800.273.8255 (1-800-273-TALK)

Cardiovascular Disease
American Heart Association
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Pulmonary Hypertension Association

Congenital Heart Defect
Adult Congenital Heart Association (ACHA)
Children's Heart Foundation
The Somerville Foundation

Open Heart Surgery
Mended Hearts

Smoking Cessation
You Can Quit Smoking

General Health Care Resources
Family Caregiver Alliance
Safe Medication