To Your Good Health
Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health's website for patients and their families and friends brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can undersand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
American Heart Association
The American Heart Association serves the more than 80 million people who have cardiovascular disease, providing information on heart attacks and strokes, as well as information about heart-healthy diet and children's health issues.
Get food and nutrition information from the American Dietetic Association website.
American Cancer Society
Learn about available treatment options, their risks and benefits, and the possible side effects and how to manage them for all types of cancer.
Mental Health Services
The National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH)
The largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health provides information on many types of mental health issues.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
The nation's largest grassroots organization for people with mental illness and their families, NAMI is dedicated to eradicating mental illnesses and improving the quality of life for people of all ages who are affected by mental illnesses.
Services for Older Citizens
Washington County Department of Disability, Aging, and Veteran Services
Multnomah County Department of Aging and Disability Services
These agencies help people live independently as long as possible. Their websites include several resources, including help with housing and caregivers.