Health Resources for Patients and Families

Please feel free to click on the following links to find important information to help keep your family healthy.


At Hamden Pediatrics we strongly believe that vaccinations are a crucial component to healthy living. For this reason, our office follows the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended vaccine schedule. Please click here for more information.
AAP Immunization Schedule
This website is sponsored and managed by the American Academy of Pediatrics. It’s a great resource for general health information and updated regularly

Center for Disease Control
This website is a wonderful resource for families looking to travel out of the country. It also provides information on routine childhood vaccines and is updated frequently on important medical and safety updates.

Poison Control
Please remember to call Poison Control at 1-800-222-1222 should your child experience an accidental ingestion. Keep this phone number posted prominently in your home in case of emergencies.

Sleep Blog
This resource, managed by Dr. Craig Canapari (A Yale Pediatric Sleep Specialist) is a nice resource for parents looking for tips on sleep. Guidance ranges from newborn through adolescence and the site is updated regularly.

Birth 2 3
Use this site to refer your child to Birth 2 3 for a developmental evaluation if needed.

2-1-1 is the 9-1-1 for mental health issues

Teen Health Resources: