Birth Defect Research for Children Inc.

Who We Are

Birth Defect Research for Children, Inc. (BDRC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides parents and expectant parents with information about birth defects and support services for their children. BDRC has a parent-matching program that links families who have children with similar birth defects. BDRC also sponsors the National Birth Defect Registry, a research project that studies associations between birth defects and exposures to radiation, medication, alcohol, smoking, chemicals, pesticides, lead, mercury, dioxin and other environmental toxins.

BDRC operates from offices in Orlando, Florida with a staff and community volunteers under the guidance of a Board of Directors and a Scientific Advisory Board. Each year, BDRC responds to thousands of birth defect information requests from all over the world. BDRC’s on-line environmental health updates provide thousands of parents, professionals and organizations with daily news on the latest birth defect research. BDRC’s birth defect information is also available by phone

Their website contains a listing of support groups by condition.


976 Lake Baldwin Lane Suite 104
32814 Orlando , FL
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