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For Families

Disorders Detectable through Screening

Important Information For Parents About the Newborn Screening Test

General Information

Medical Home Portal

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center

Hemoglobin Disorders

American Sickle Cell Anemia Association
An organization that provides quality and comprehensive services through diagnostic testing, evaluation, counseling and supportive services to individuals and families at risk for sickle cell anemia.

Cayenne Wellness Center
P.O. Box 3856
Glendale, CA 91221

Pacific Sickle Cell Regional Collaborative 
1010 West La Veta Avenue, Suite 670
Orange, CA 92868

Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of Orange County
Mission Viejo, CA


Endocrine Disorders

Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Research Education and Support
An organization that seeks to advance quality health care through support, advocacy, education and research related to congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

American Thyroid Association

The MAGIC Foundation

Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
A non-profit foundation dedicated to finding a cure for cystic fibrosis and to improving the quality of life of those with the disease.

The Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis & Genetic Disorders Review Group
An international network of healthcare professionals, researchers and consumers dedicated to the betterment of treatment for cystic fibrosis and other genetic disorders.

Metabolic Disorders

Children’s PKU Network
A non-profit organization dedicated to helping people with phenylketonuria (PKU) and other metabolic disorders.

National PKU Alliance
A collaboration of PKU community members joining together to support local efforts to raise PKU awareness and to drive advocacy and education, while ultimately looking for a cure.

ALD Life

Fatty Oxidation Disorder Family Support Group
A volunteer support group that serves as a forum for the sharing of ideas related to fatty-acid oxidation disorders.

Galactosemia Foundation
A national, non-profit, volunteer organization whose mission is to provide information, support and networking opportunities to families affected by galactosemia.

MSUD Family Support Group
A non-profit organization dedicated to the families affected by MSUD.

National Urea Cycle Disorders Foundation
A non-profit organization dedicated to the identification, treatment and cure of urea cycle disorders. NUCDF is a nationally recognized resource of information and education for families and healthcare professionals.

Organic Acidemia Association
A volunteer non-profit organization whose mission is to empower families and health care professionals with knowledge in organic acidemia metabolic disorders.

The Propionic Acidemia Foundation
The Propionic Acidemia Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to finding improved treatments and a cure for propionic acidemia by funding research and providing information and support to families and medical professionals.

NKH – International Family Network (Nonketotic Hyperglycinemia)
A network of parents with children with nonketotic hyperglycinemia (NKH), a rare and still-incurable metabolic disorder.

United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation
United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation’s mission is to promote research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cure of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families.

VLCAD Rage Regardless RY
Support for families affected by metabolic disorders.


Immune Deficiency Foundation
Since 1980, the Immune Deficiency Foundation (IDF) has provided accurate and timely information for the nearly quarter-million Americans who have been diagnosed with a primary immunodeficiency disease. Today, thousands of individuals and families affected by primary immunodeficiency diseases depend on IDF for advocacy, education, and empowerment.

SCID, Angels for Life Foundation
SCID, Angels for Life Foundation is a non-profit voluntary foundation that provides information and support to families affected by severe combined immune deficiency (SCID). It is dedicated to helping implement newborn screening for SCID  in all 50 states so no more babies have to die from this treatable disease

Lysosomal Storage Disorders

Lysosomal Disease Network

National MPS Society

Hide & Seek Foundation

United Pompe Foundation

Child Neurology Foundation

Spinal Muscular Atrophy


Family Friendly Health and Recreation Topics
Tips and support for families with children who have special needs.

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Other Infant Death Information Website (SIDS/IOD)
A not-for-profit, voluntary agency that provides information and support to families affected by sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).

Save Babies Through Screening Foundation: One Foot at a Time

California Newborn Screening Program (NBS)

Baby’s First Test

  1. Primary List of Disorders Screened for in California
    (RUSP Core Conditions
  2. Additional Disorders Screened for in California
    (RUSP Secondary Conditions)
  3. Additional Secondary Disorders Screened for in California (Additional RUSP Secondary Conditions​)

For Parents/Legal Guardians/Clients Requesting Newborn Screening Results

Parents should submit a request for their newborn’s screening results directly to the Newborn Screening Program at

Please provide either the NBS Form Number listed on the pink and blue copies of the Test Request Form or the following information:

  • Baby’s last name
  • Baby’s date of birth
  • Name of the hospital of birth
  • Mother’s full name and maiden name, if different
  • Mother’s date of birth