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Preventing Neural Tube Birth Defects: A Prevention Model and Resource Guide

Preventing Neural Tube Birth Defects: A Prevention Model and Resource GuideFor campaign partners to help in developing a prevention campaign. Includes appendices (item below) on diskette.

Note: This item is NOT appropriate for distribution to patients, clients, or the general public.

Link to full Guide

Table of Contents
  • About NTDs
  • About folic acid
  • Step 1 Mobilize Your Community
  • Step 2 Plan for Action
  • Step 3 Test Your Messages and Materials
  • Step 4 Deliver, Track, and Evaluate Your Program
  • Real World Examples
  • Glossary of Terms
  • List of Appendices
    • Appendix A Glossary of Terms
    • Appendix B Useful Literature and Information
    • Appendix C Contacts
    • Appendix D Involving Others
    • Appendix E Planning for Action
    • Appendix F Delivering your Program
    • Appendix G Sample Survey Questions
    • Appendix H More About the Media
    • Appendix I Materials to Use and Adapt
  • Evaluation Form

All of these materials can be ordered for free online at: or you can mail or fax a hard copy order form to:

“Flo” at NCBDDD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road, Mail Stop E-86
Atlanta, GA 30333
(fax) 404-498-3550

CDC partners also have materials available:
March of Dimes folic acid material.
Spina Bifida Association of America publication order form.