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https://www.facebook.com/CHADDStLouis
 It is the hope of Gateway CHADD that folks will visit our page to see announcements about programs and to reach out to one another in between meetings to ask for suggestions or to share successes

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http://gatewaychadd.wordpress.com
Information about upcoming events, our lending library, and our blog


ADHD Support Group

Location: David Pratt Cancer Center at St. John's Mercy Hospital
When: 1st Wednesday of the month
Time: 7:00 - 8:30pm
Address: 607 South New Ballas
Upcoming meetings in 2015:
January 7   February 4  March 4   April 1   May 6   June 3  
August 5   September 2   October 7   November 4   December 2

ADHD Awareness Month Events:
In addition to our regular meeting, these events are coming up in St. Louis in October:

 

  • October 11: Philly 5K walk. This walk raises money for scholarships for people with ADHD. (The Philly Fund is not associated with CHADD.)
  • October 14: What Every Parent Needs to Know about ADHD, a talk by Chris Dendy. This event is free to the public, at the St. Louis County Library, Thornhill Branch, at 7:00 pm. More Information.
  • October 15: Chris Dendy will present a professional development seminar, Ensuring Academic Success for Students with ADHD and Executive Function DisordersMore information and register. Scholarships are available for teachers in Ferguson-Florissant, Jennings, University City, Ritenour, Normandy, and Riverview Gardens school districts.

 


Parent 2 Parent class:
We do not have Parent to Parent classes at this time, but hope to offer them in the near future. Please e-mail us at gateway@chadd.net if you are interested in participating or teaching this class.


Ours are small, comfortable groups who welcome all who are interested in sharing successes and challenges.  The groups are very supportive.  Everyone is welcome. 
Please contact the group volunteer coordinator: gateway@chadd.net

Do you need immediate assistance?  

As a volunteer, I may not be able to get back to you if you need immediate assistance.  If you are seeking information for a time-sensitive event or are seeking immediate professional advice, please contact CHADD's National Resource Center on AD/HD at 800-233-4050, press 2 (12-4:00 weekdays).  You can also go to www.help4adhd.org for additional AD/HD information.


New to AD/HD or CHADD?  Join our mailing list to receive more information.

If you are not a CHADD member, or are new to CHADD, please register your contact information with CHADD so that we can contact you about local activities.  Your privacy is protected and will not be used for any other purpose except to contact you about CHADD programs and activities.  When you register with CHADD, you will be added to our e-mail address list. 

You may opt-out at any time.


Disclaimer:  CHADD does not endorse or represent products, services, publication, medications or treatments. Meetings are free and open to the public, although membership with CHADD is strongly encouraged, since your local group will receive a portion of your dues to continue supporting your community.

 


Volunteer Opportunities:


If you would like to volunteer your talents to this group, please send us an e-mail at gateway@chadd.net

We are looking for volunteers to help with the following:

* Write a guest blog post for http://gatewaychadd.wordpess.com/blog

* Reach out to local doctors and schools to provide education on ADHD and CHADD

* Volunteer with or help with The Philly Fund walk in October to bring awareness of ADHD and to raise scholarship funds.

* People who would like to learn more about ADHD and share this knowledge with other parents.

* People who are able to volunteer to bring snacks or drinks to a meeting. Because who doesn't like to munch?

* People who have good working knowledge of websites, and mailing lists.  It would be great to have someone keep our website up to date and full of helpful facts.  We would also like to build our mailing list of health care providers and educators who would like to be receiving meeting notices from us monthly. 

* People who are interested in facilitating support groups.  


This information was last updated on: 08/27/2015

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