For Families

Maine Birth Defects Brochure Print format- (Adobe PDF*) (*free viewer)

Common Questions - (Microsoft Word*), (Adobe PDF*)

Resources

Data

  • NBDPN Annual Report - Birth Defects Data for participating US states (Maine's data starts with the 2010 report)
  • Maine Tracking Network - This site provides data on 12 of the 45 specific birth defects that the Maine Birth Defects Program follows.

Educational/Informational Materials
The following Internet web sites are listed for your convenience. This is not all-inclusive, nor should it be considered an endorsement of the accuracy of, or support for, the information/views expressed in each site.

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Internet Resource Links

The following Internet web sites are listed for your convenience. This is not all-inclusive, nor should it be considered an endorsement of the accuracy of, or support for, the information/views expressed in each site.

Organizations:

The following Internet web sites are listed for your convenience. This is not all-inclusive, nor should it be considered an endorsement of the accuracy of, or support for, the information/views expressed in each site.

  • Maine Down Syndrome Network - A network of families, professionals, and community members living in the state of Maine, who share the common goal of promoting awareness and acceptance of people with Down syndrome.  
  • National Down Syndrome Congress - A not-for-profit organization that promotes the interest of individuals with Down Syndrome and their families.
  • Spina Bifida Association - National association that serves adults and children who live with the challenges of Spina Bifida.