Doctors’ Pediatric serves as a diaper drop off site for the Junior League of Stamford-Norwalk (JLSN). JSLN, The United Way, and other community organizations have joined forces to provide diapers to families in need. The national program is called Every Little Bottom (initially a grassroots effort by Kimberly Clark – manufacturer of the diaper brand Huggies). The diaper drive accepts both unopened AND opened packages of diapers. Please help us by dropping off diapers of any size to our office.
Toys for Tots
Doctors’ Pediatric serves as a drop off site for Toys for Tots. This program is designed to deliver a new toy during the holidays to families in need.
Fighting Childhood Obesity
Wilton, CT was awarded a community grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for the purpose of improving the health and wellness of children in the area. Dr. Renda is a member of the community team charged with developing a plan to utilize the grant in a way that improves health/wellness and combats childhood obesity.
Founded in 1982 by Robert C. Macauley, Americares is a nonprofit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization that provides timely responses to emergency medical needs. The program also supports longer term humanitarian relief projects. Americares supports all individuals, regardless of race, creed, or political persuasion. Dr. Kurra has been a longtime supporter and volunteer of this organization. She volunteers once a month at Americares in Norwalk, CT. During this time of economic uncertainty, Americares can help families by providing free vaccines and well child physicals.
Ridgefield Visiting Nurses Association
Several of our doctors and nurses volunteer at the Ridgefield VNA. The VNA is a private non-profit organization that provides health and wellness services to the residents of the Greater Ridgefield, CT area.