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MrZachary
03-09-04, 02:31 AM
What support can I find and how do I find it. Whom must i talk to?

Energizer_Bunny
03-09-04, 05:10 AM
I checked CHADD For you in Austin. I have a contact number of 512-292-1518.

I also found the following information on the Austin Support Group for you and a contact name as well as meeting dates and locations. I hope this helps.

ATTENTION...WE HAVE HAD A LOCATION CHANGE. WE HAVE MOVED TO CENTRAL AUSTIN.

WE WILL NOW MEET AT ODYSSEY SCHOOL at 831 Houston Street Austin, Texas 78756

just south of the intersection of Koenig Lane and Lamar Blvd in central Austin.

We also have new meeting hours. From 7:00PM until 8:30PM.

The Austin chapter of CHADD has discussion groups for both adults with ad/hd and parents of children with ad/hd.

We meet the 2nd Wed of each month August thru June.

For more information send a self addressed stamped envelope to our coordinator Debbie Butler, at 2616 Winding Brook Drive Austin, TX 78748

512-867-6635

Stranger
03-09-04, 11:07 AM
Good job, Bunny!!

MrsBulldog720
03-09-04, 11:08 AM
Very good bunny..Find me somewhere in Dallas..lol
HUggs!!

MrZachary
03-09-04, 11:13 AM
Thank you very much Bunny for the time and effort you put in providing this information. I shall it to good use. Huggss

Energizer_Bunny
03-09-04, 04:41 PM
You are welcome everyone.

Mrs B, those were the only numbers they had for the DFW area. Now if you like, please feel free to move to Houston and I can really help you out.

Andrew
03-09-04, 04:47 PM
Mrs. B, you didnt say specifically WHAT kind of number you wanted...so...here ya go:

North Texas CH.A.D.D. Fort Worth, Texas 817-923-0771
The Richardson-Garland-North Dallas ADD Support Group
For more information or baby-sitting call Opal Cummings at 972-467-9299.
Web: http://www.adda-sr.org/richardson.htm

Dallas ADD Adults
Meets 2nd & 4th Thursday 7:00-9:00
Presbyterian Hospital Southeast Conference Room
8200 Walnut Hill Lane Dallas
972-458-9226

ADD/Hyperactive Children
Call the Community Council for Greater Dallas at (214) 730-4357.
Serves parents of children with ADD/ADHD.

Autism Society of America- Dallas Chapter
(972) 557-3257
Barbara Morgan
Offers a young parent group for those with children who have autism and pervasive developmental disorders.

Dallas Asperger’s Network Information Support and Help (DANISH)
(214) 319-8055
Heather McNair

FAS/FAE (Fetal Alcohol Syndrome/Fetal Alcohol Effects) Education
(972) 245-8722

Mesquite/Garland Support Group for Parents of Children with Autism and Pervasive Development Disorders (PDD)
(972) 557-3257
Barbara Morgan
The group meets the 3rd Thursday of every month at New Hope Baptist Church of Mesquite located at 1815 B. North Galloway.

NAMI of Dallas (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill)
(214) 350-7196

NAMI Collin County
(972) 473-2598
Offers support and education to families and friends of persons with mental illness.

Our Special Children (at Cooks Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth)
(817) 265-6009
Emma Ramirez-Bell
Offers support to friends and family members of children with developmental disabilities in Tarrant County and surrounding areas.

Parent-to-Parent
(972) 994-3484
Nancy Hutchison
Offers support to parents and caretakers of children with disabilities including prematurity. Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 7-9 pm at Baylor’s Pediatric Center, located at 3301 Swiss Avenue. Free childcare and parking are provided.

Tourette Syndrome Association of Dallas/Fort Worth
(972) 219-6029 or (800) 237-0717

Dallas
Melissa Petty
Dallas Chapter for ADD Adults, ADDA—Southern Region
(972) 458-9226
http://www.adda-sr.org/chapterindex1.htm

MrsBulldog720
03-09-04, 05:08 PM
omg thanks Big & Bunny...I was thinking support group...Huggs !!

Andrew
03-09-04, 05:10 PM
:D Hugss

Energizer_Bunny
03-09-04, 09:00 PM
Grand Job Big.

Andrew
03-09-04, 09:15 PM
ty ty :)

mom03
03-16-04, 01:33 AM
I'll agree, as far as support groups go, that's about all I've been able to find. .. you can also sign up on adultadd.meetup.com