Below is a partial list of web site links that contain valuable information regarding child health and development. Please call our Practice Manager if you would like to offer additional links you would like us to share with others.

Finding Health Insurance For My Children
Children's Health Insurance Program

Childhood Literacy
Reach out and Read Program

Parenting Assistance
Love and Logic For Parents

Pediatric Health Information and News
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP):
HealthyChildren from AAP:
Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)/ Food and Nutrition:

Local Health Departments
Henderson County Health Department:
Transylvania County Health Department: www.

Local Schools
Hendersonville County School District:
Transylvania County School District:

Carolinas Poison Control Center:

Charlotte Area Poison Control:
(704) 355-4000

Pardee Hospital, Hendersonville:
(828) 696-1000

Transylvania Hospital, Brevard:
(828) 884-9111

Park Ridge Hospital, Fletcher:
(828) 684-8501

Mission Hospitals, Asheville:
(828) 213-1111

Health Link After Hours Triage Service
1-(888) 267-3675

“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.”
~Elizabeth Andrew

“You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.”
~Winston Churchill

Our community means everything to us. The doctors and staff of Hendersonville Pediatrics, P.A. actively donate time and energy beyond their work associated with our busy pediatric practice. Below is just a few examples of our volunteer work locally, regionally, and internationally.

• RISE AND SHINE FREEDOM SCHOOL and the Brevard Ballet to provide a high quality dance camp for 1 dozen 8-11 year olds from 9-12. All children come from disadvantaged backgrounds.

• Volunteer teacher of Art class

• Finding Dory (at local theater)

• 1 day of rock climbing (gift from the local Rock Gym)

• Member of Brevard community church

• Keyboard player for praise band of Brevard Community Church

• Member of Medicine Committee of Transylvania Regional Hospital

• Member of the SAFE sexual violence task force

• Member of the Advisory Board of the Transylvania County Schools Cycling Club

• Involvement in Brevard High School Cheerleaders

• Missions work in Africa for past 5 summers as well as missions work in past with Compassion International in Ecuador, Thailand, Brazil, Dominican Republic

• Aided in planning and development of field hospital with Samaritans Purse in Alaska
• Volunteer with Transylvania County Rescue Squad

• Spoke at a fundraiser for the Child and Family Resource Center (Hendersonville)

• Volunteer on the board of Smart Start of Henderson County

• Volunteer members of Henderson County Immunization Coalition

• Board of trustees @ Transylvania Regional Hospital

• Instructor of camp counsellors in administering emergency Epinephrine

• Speaker with Dessert with the Doctors

• Community lectures on Lacrosse encephalitis and other topics.

• Lectures to local high school science classes regarding Mosquito borne illnesses, LaCrosse Encephalitis specific to our area of Western North Carolina, etc.

The doctors of Hendersonville Pediatric, P.A. generously donate money to support local activities and programs that support childhood health and families in our area. Below are listed just a few of the recipients of their contributions.

• Upward Elementary
• East Hendersonville High School
• Hendersonville High School
• West Hendersonville High School
• Immaculata Catholic School
• Upward Elementary School
• Hendersonville Elementary School PTO
• Hendersonville County Youth Baseball
• Transylvania County Schools Cycling
• Brevard High School Band Association
• Appalachian State University
• WNC Mudcats
• Transylvania Little League
• Hands On Gallery
• Hendersonville Rescue Mission
• Hendersonville County Toy Run
• Gifted Sharing House of Transylvania County $1000 for Ben's Insect repellent. Almost 200 bottles will be distributed to homeless children (some who live in the forest) and those living in poverty (homes without screens or air condition). Insect repellent as part of our well child counselling.