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129 Waterwheel Lane
North Kingstown, RI 2852 USA
The Narcolepsy Network is a national voluntary organization that was formed to serve the needs of people with narcolepsy. Its membership composed of persons with narcolepsy, family members, friends, healthcare professionals, and other interested individuals. The network is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with narcolepsy and finding a cure for this disorder. To this end, the organization maintains a network of local support groups and chapters. It promotes programs of communication, advocacy, research, support, and education. A booklet titled "Narcolepsy: A Guide to Understanding" provides information on narcolepsy. Topics covered within the booklet include the symptoms, causes and diagnosis of the disorder, associated sleep apnea, treatments and social implications. The organization also distributes a reading list, bibliography, and an educational materials order form.
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