Medicine, Health and Psychology

Medical services for free or on a deferred payment basis

  • LienDocs: Find a doctor in California who will treat a dog bite victim and will not bill the victim until settlement of his or her claim.
  • Fresh Start Surgical Gifts: Free surgery for children who are disfigured, have no insurance and cannot recover compensation from the dog owner or anyone else.

Plastic surgery

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), founded in 1931, is the largest plastic surgery organization in the world and the foremost authority on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.  ASPS represents physicians certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) or The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. For referrals to ABPS-certified plastic surgeons in your area and to learn more about cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery, call the ASPS at 1-888-4-PLASTIC (1-888-475-2784).

Autism information

  • A Helpful Online Safety Guide for Persons with Autism Spectrum Disorders: People with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are more susceptible to online threats than others. They can also develop compulsive online habits and internet addictions, and be more deeply affected by inappropriate content. This page by WizCase is a great way to stay safe while surfing the net and interacting online with others.
  • Service dogs for people affected by autism: Service dogs have been found to be very beneficial for some children and adults with autism. Autism Speaks has put together a list of resources to help you learn more about service dogs and connect you with organizations that may be able to help you and your family find a service dog that is right for you.