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gabriela
08-10-04, 03:47 AM
AVON

Bristol and South Glos, Bev - Tel: 01454 777547 - Thornbury, Bristol.
Email: Gill Robbins: click here (gillyrobbins@btopenworld.com)

BEDFORDSHIRE

Luton, Luton support group BAG(Behaviour Awareness Group), Gloria - Tel: 01582 758328

Bedford, Nyreen - Tel: 01234 341248, Janet - Tel:01234 348425
Or you can contact both of the above via the Milton Keynes Support Group Office: (10am - 1pm monday to friday) Tel:01908 676779 or 01908 675110, Helplines: Tracey:01908 365838 (Milton Keynes), - Milton Keynes.
Monica Harris, Email:click here (m1757@yahoo.com)
Website:http://www.mk-adhd.org.uk (http://www.mk-adhd.org.uk/)

BERKSHIRE

Reading and Wokingham, REACH ADHD, Debbie Tel: 0118 377 3510.
Email: click here (reachadhd@yahoo.co.uk)

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE

Aylesbury, Sue - Tel:01296 427 412 - Aylesbury, Bucks
Email: click here (Suejames3@AOL.com)

Milton Keynes, Office: (10am - 1pm monday to friday) Tel:01908 676779 or 01908 675110, Helplines: Tracey:01908 365838 (Milton Keynes), Nyreen:01234 341248 (Bedford), Janet:01234 348425 (Bedford) - Milton Keynes.
Monica Harris, Email:click here (m1757@yahoo.com)
Website:http://www.mk-adhd.org.uk (http://www.mk-adhd.org.uk/)

CAMBRIDGESHIRE

Huntingdon, Sarah - Tel: 01480 354114 or Anita Gomez, Tel: 01480 456592- Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

CHESHIRE

Ellesmere Port, Deborah - Tel:0151 512 3606 - The Grasshopper Group, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

Macclesfield, ADD-UP, Tina - Tel: 07956 350832 or Sam - Tel: 07787 501814 Email: click here (add-up@lycos.co.uk)

Northwich,Mid-Cheshire ADD/ADHD Family Support Group, Susan - Tel:01606 882897 - Northwich, Cheshire
Email: click here (sfleet4@hotmail.com)

Warrington, Lorna - Tel:01925 638 524 - Liverpool, Merseyside

Warrington, Warrington ADHD Support Group, The Children's Society, Cattrall Avenue, Warrington - Tel: 01925 852905

CORNWALL

Par, Julia - Tel:01726 816 596 - Par, Cornwall

Truro, Special Needs Children Services, Promoting Effective Parenting, Anne - Tel: 01872 356040

CO.DURHAM

Stanley, Derwentside ADHD Group - Tel: 01207 233 338

Peterlee, Elaine Chandler, Parent Partnership Co-ordinator, East Durham Education Centre York Road, Peterlee, Co Durham, SR8 2DP
Telephone: 0191 5873541, Fax: 0191 5865114
Email: click here (elaine.chandler@durham.gov.uk)
Peterlee, Peterlee Special Needs Group, Mrs Smith - Tel: 0191 518 0916

Chester-le-Street, Durham and Chester-le-Street Carers Special Needs Group, Jenni Wood - Tel: 0191 387 1991

Murton, Murton and Seaham area Special Needs Group, Helen McNamee - Tel: 0191 526 8480

Durham, County Durham Dyslexia Support Group - Tel: 0191 587 3541

Durham, Dyspraxia Foundation County Durham (including ADHD Support), Tina - Tel: 0191 384 8283
Email: click here (tinwil@thorndale83.freeserve.co.uk)
Website: Durham Dyspraxia (http://www.durhamdyspraxia.org.uk/)

Darlington, County Durham Autistic Support Group - Tel: 01388 819 880

CUMBRIA

Carlisle, Gina - Tel:01228 522742 - Morton Park Family Centre, Carlisle, Cumbria

Ulverston & Dalton-in-Furness , Jean - Tel:01229 587881 or Christine - Tel:01229 464429 - Ulverston, Cumbria
Email: click here (JeanWilks@aol.com)

Whitehaven, Rachael - Tel: 01946 815332
Email: click here (racheldavies@hotmail.com)

DERBYSHIRE

Chesterfield, F.L.A.R.E, Sonia - Tel:01246 569012 - Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Email: Sonia Atkinson click here (Flareadhd@aol.com)

Derby, Step in Family Centre, Tel: 01332 203867 - Derby

DEVON

Teignmouth, Nikki - Tel:01626 778071 - Life Coach and Information/Advise

DORSET

Poole, ADD TOGETHER, Barbara - Tel (01202) 673038, Jane - Tel (01202) 517085, Janis - Tel (01202) 557045

Weymouth, Dorset ADHD Support Group, Margaret - Tel:01305 768297
Email:click here (DorsetADHD@AdminWykeRegis.fsnet.co.uk)

ESSEX

Basildon, ADHD and Co-morbids of, Support Group, Julie - Tel:01268 474087. - Basildon
Email: click here (cterryandjulie@aol.com)
Website: http://beehive.thisisessex.co.uk/default.asp?WCI=SiteHome&ID=3405 (http://beehive.thisisessex.co.uk/default.asp?WCI=SiteHome&ID=3405)

Basildon, ADDing Support, Office: 01268 548998 - Basildon
Email: click here (addingsupport@greatberry.freeserve.co.uk)
Website: http://beehive.thisisessex.co.uk/default.asp?WCI=SiteHome&ID=140 (http://beehive.thisisessex.co.uk/default.asp?WCI=SiteHome&ID=140)

Chelmsford, Families In Focus, Kim - Tel: 01245 250044. - Chelmsford

Romford, ADD+Up, Office Tel: 01708 454040 Helpline Tel: 01708 703382 - Romford, Essex
Email: click here (addup@ukonline.co.uk)

GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Malvern, Fiona - Tel: 01684 560121

HAMPSHIRE

Basingstoke, 'ADDrift', Tel:01236 763521 - Basingstoke, Hampshire

Southampton, 'ADDrift', Fiona & Trevor - Tel:02380 496 718 - Southampton, Hampshire

Southampton, 'ADDrift', Tel:02380 315 443 - Southampton, Hampshire

HARTLEPOOL

Hartlepool ADDvance Hartlepool & Billingham , Office Tel: 01429 288113 or Shelia - Tel: 01429 865008
Email: click here (sheilahudson@skynow.net)

HEREFORDSHIRE

Hereford, ADHD Herefordshire, Reg - Tel:01432 760930 - Hereford
ADHD Childrens Support Group, Adam - Tel:01432 760930 Hereford


HERTFORDSHIRE

Potters Bar, Gina - Tel:01707 852313, Fax: 01707 852312
Email: click here (ginafamula@hotmail.com)

Royston, Tel:01763 242 782 - Baldock, Herts

St Albans, Anne - Tel:01727 833963
Email: Anne click here (Herts@add-vance.org)

Watford, Oonagh - Tel:01923 776003

ISLE OF WIGHT

Ventnor, Mary - Tel:01983 821705 - Ventnor, IOW

KENT

Bexleyheath, SNAP (Special Needs Access to Provision), Carol - Tel:01322 - 556300, Fax:01322 - 554466, Bexleyheath, Kent
Email:click here (bexleysnap@aol.com)
Website: http://www.bexleysnap.org.uk (http://www.bexleysnap.org.uk/)

Broadstairs, Thanet ADDers, Simon and Caroline - Tel:01843 851145 - Broadstairs, Kent
Email: click here (support@adders.org)
Website: You're on it!!! http://www.adders.org (http://www.adders.org/)

Bromley, ADHD Parent Information & Support Group, Carers Bromley. Linda Harvey or Annette - Tel: 0800 015 7700

Canterbury, Thanet ADDers,(covering Thanet, Canterbury and East Kent) Simon and Caroline - Tel:01843 851145 - Broadstairs, Kent
Email: click here (support@adders.org)
Website: You're on it!!! http://www.adders.org (http://www.adders.org/)

Deal, Carol - Tel:01304 367034 or Sandra - Tel:01304 361538

Dover, Mhairi - Tel:01304 219529
Email: click here (mhairi@msekcvs.freeserve.co.uk)


Bromley, ADHD Parent Information & Support Group, Carers Bromley. Linda Harvey or Annette - Tel: 0800 015 7700

Faversham, ADHD Project, KIDS East Kent, Robert - Tel: 01795 410510

Folkestone, Sue, Tel:01303 253645

Folkestone, Folkestone EYP, B48 Special Kids, 4 Town Walk, Folkestone, CT20 2AD, Tel:01303 246000
Email: click here (b48skids@yahoo.co.uk)

Gillingham, AD(H)D Support Group (Medway), Office: 63 Green Street, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1AE Tel: 01634 880932
Email: click here (info@adhd-add.org)

Maidstone, Tornado, Kymm - Tel:01732 841 675 - Aylesford

Orpington, ADHD Parent Information & Support Group, Carers Bromley. Linda Harvey or Annette - Tel: 0800 015 7700

Sittingbourne, ADHD Project, KIDS East Kent, Robert - Tel: 01795 410510

Sheerness, ADHD Project, KIDS East Kent, Robert - Tel: 01795 410510

LANCASHIRE

Blackpool, Jill - Tel:01253 766486 - Blackpool, Lancashire

Carnforth, ADHD North West Regional Assoc., Barbara - Tel:01524 822 887 - Carnforth
Email: click here (worrall@addnorthwest.u-net.com)

Leyland, ADHD North West Regional Assoc., Barbara - Tel:01524 822 887 - Carnforth
Email: click here (worrall@addnorthwest.u-net.com)

Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale, Elaine Middleton, Tel:01282 723074

Preston, Kim - Tel:01772 461931 - Preston, Lancashire

Wigan, Shirley - Tel:01257 421302 or Steve and Josie Brodrick 01942 748301 - Wigan, Lancashire Wigan, Ann, PARENTS IN NEED, Tel:0800-917-6790 - Wigan, Lancashire

LEICESTERSHIRE

Leicester, Leicester Red Cross ADHD Family Support Project, Tel: Christine Jarvis 0116 2710359
Email: click here (fsc@redcross20.fsnet.co.uk)

LINCOLNSHIRE

Lincoln, Lincolnshire ADHD Support Group, - 45 High Street, Lincoln LN5 8AS - Tel:01522 539939
Email: click here (lincoln.adhd@ntlworld.com) Website: http://beehive.thisislincolnshire.co.uk/adhd/ (http://beehive.thisislincolnshire.co.uk/adhd/)

Spalding, Pat - Tel:01775 750 109 - Spalding, Lincs

LONDON

North London, Andrea - ADD Information Services, Tel:0208 906 9068 Fax: 0208 906 9068 - Edgeware, Middx.
Email click here (info@addiss.co.uk)
Website: http://www.addiss.co.uk (http://www.addiss.co.uk/)

Enfield, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and ADHD Support Group, Sarah - Tel: 0208 373 6227, Fax: 0208 373 6223, Minicom: 0208 373 6270,Tracy - Primary ADHD Mon - Fri 9.30 - 11.30 am, Tel:0208 292 8438, Rona - Teenage ADHD Mon - Fri 9.00am - 4.00pm Mon-Fri on 020 8373 6209 at Enfield Parents Centre

Harrow, Therese - Tel: 0208 373 6227
Email:click here (adhdsupportharrow@tesco.net)

Lambeth, Tanya (information line only after 8.30 p.m.) - Tel: 0208 761 6600

South London, Sue - Tel:020 8769 1667 - Streatham, London
Website: http://www.btinternet.com/~black.ice/addnet/slondon.html (http://www.btinternet.com/~black.ice/addnet/slondon.html)

South London, Jill - Tel:0208 770 4547

Bexleyheath, SNAP (Special Needs Access to Provision), Carol McCall, Tel:01322 - 556300, Fax:01322 - 554466, Bexleyheath, Kent
Email:click here (bexleysnap@aol.com)

West London, Jenny - Tel:020 8384 0936 - Bedfont, Middx.
Email:click here (missenj@aol.com)

MERSEYSIDE

Liverpool, Annie - Tel:0151 428 4037 - Liverpool

Liverpool, First Years First, Teresa Tel: 01512605911 - Everton Brow, Merseyside. Email:click here (TERESAMARIAF@aol.com)

St. Helens, ADHD North West Regional Assoc., Barbara - Tel:01524 822 887
Email: click here (worrall@addnorthwest.u-net.com)

MANCHESTER

Manchester Central, Office Tel: 0161 835 2995 - The Princess Royal Trust, Manchester (meetings held every Friday from 12 Noon until 2pm).
Email: Vicky click here (rogertwiss@enterprise.net)

Bolton/Salford area, Chris or Nicky - Tel: 0161 790 1455, Fax: 0161 790 1455 - ADD, ADHD and Related Syndromes Family Support Centre, Worsley, Manchester
Email: click here (info@addfocus.co.uk) Website: http://www.addfocus.co.uk (http://www.addfocus.co.uk/)

NORFOLK

Norwich, ADDults and Older Teens, Donna - Tel: 07909567204 - Norwich, Norfolk
Email: click here (nutsdonna@hotmail.com)

Norwich, Little Devils ADHD Support Group, Norwich, Alison - Tel: 01603 748898 - Norwich, Norfolk
Email: click here (alisonmccartney1@ntlworld.com)

Norwich, Cheeky Monkeys Support Group, Norwich, Amanda - Tel: 01603 700664 - Norwich, Norfolk
Email: click here (cheekymonkeys@postmaster.co.uk)
Website: http://www.cheekymonkeys.netfirms.com/ (http://www.cheekymonkeys.netfirms.com/)

Great Yarmouth, Gt. Yarmouth & Broadland ADD\ADHD Family Support Group, Robert - Tel:01493 440852, Nick - Tel:01493 440878 or Linda Tel: 01493 780591 - Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Email: click here (nick@southtown253.fsnet.co.uk)

NORTHUMBERLAND

Cramlington Roundhouse ADHD Parent Support Group, Christine - Tel: 01670 737300 - Cramlington
Email: Christine click here (roundhouse@cram9ax.freeserve.co.uk)

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

Calverton Deb - Tel: 07714 081987 - Calverton, Notts.

Newark Andy - Tel: 01636 892 997 - Newark, Notts.
Email: Andy click here (andy@hayes02.freeserve.co.uk)

OXFORDSHIRE

Banbury, Grimsbury Family Assoc, Sheena - Tel: 01295 273027 - Banbury, Oxfordshire

Banbury, Shire Spectrum Support Group, Sharon - Tel: 01295 721458 or Sue - Tel: 01295 712287 - Banbury, Oxfordshire

SOMERSET

Bridgwater, Somerset Impact, 10 Castle Street, Bridgwater TA6 3DB, Tel: 01278 444794
Email:click here (janetdisney@somersetimpact.freeserve.co.uk) or click here (janetddodwell@somersetimpact.freeserve.co.uk)

Taunton, Byronie - Tel:01823 324426 - Taunton, Somerset

Weston-Super-Mare, Gina - Tel: 01934 813913
Email:click here (admin@addcontact.org.uk)

SHROPSHIRE

Bridgnorth, Charlie Fogg - Tel:01746 714138 - Bridgnorth

Shrewsbury, Christene Harrison - Tel:01691 624623 - Shrewsbury

Telford, Wendy Harris - Tel:01952 291350 - Telford
Email: click here (pps.twcvs@btopenworld.com)

STAFFORDSHIRE

Burton-On-Trent, Penny - Tel:01283 512843 or Margaret - Tel:01283 530557

Stone, Pat - Tel:01785 817184

STOCKTON-ON-TEES

Stockton, Florence, Compass ADD/ADHD Support Group, C/o SBCRC 23-27b Bishopton Lane Stockton TS18 1PS - Tel:01642 739955

Stockton, Maria - Tel:01642 652994

SUFFOLK

Ipswich, Lynn - Tel:01394 448 336
Email: click here (support@adhdinsuffolk.org)
Website: http://www.adhdinsuffolk.org (http://www.adhdinsuffolk.org/)

SURREY

Camberley, Ruth - Tel: 01276 506536, Camberley, Surrey

Croydon, Reachout, Croydon Carers Centre, Katherine Street Croydon CRO 1NX. Tel:0208 6887219

Guildford, Guildford and Waverley Parent Support Group for ADHD, Buryfields Clinic, 61 Buryfields, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 4AX - Tel:01483 783330

Guildford, Barbara (Adult ADD Coach) - Tel:01483 832250 (Coaching), ADD Helpline Tel:01483 832250 (weekends between 4 & 7 p.m. only)
Email: click here (becoach@ntlworld.com)

Knaphill, Knaphill SENse, David - Tel:01483 480892, Erin - Tel:01483 481514, Knaphill, Woking, Surrey
Email: click here (daspencer@daspencer.freeserve.co.uk)

Merstham, Jeanette - Tel:01737 646096
Email: click here (J.H.Sheldon@tesco.net)

Oxted, Mandi - Tel:07814 123079

Sutton, Angel - Tel:0208 4041977

South Godstone, Rolanda - Tel:01342 893987
Email: click here (rolandareid@aol.com)

SUSSEX

Brighton, Hove & Worthing, The Sussex Downs AD/HD Support Group, Karin - Tel:Daytime (01273) 709 663, Evening (01273) 411 583
Email: click here (Info@Sussex-Downs-ADHD.org.uk) or click here (sussexdownsadhd@postmaster.co.uk)

Crawley, The Sussex ADHD Support Group, PO Box 150, Crawley, RH11 0ZQ - Tel:01293 428 025
Email: click here (cloggssolo@aol.com)

Hastings, Care for Carers - Tel: 01424 717931 - Hastings

Hastings, Adult & Adolescent Support Network, Judith - Tel: 01424 422105 - Hastings
Email: click here (Jmonk45582@aol.com)

Peacehaven, Peacehaven EBD Support Group, Nikki - Tel: 01273 587955 or Sian - Tel: 01273 588964
Email: click here (nlhamm@handbag.com)

TYNE & WEAR

Gateshead, Gateshead ADHD Support Group, Pat - Tel:0191 4960361
Email: click here (whickhamadhdsupport@talk21.com)
Website: http://www.icwhickhamsupport.co.uk (http://www.icwhickhamsupport.co.uk/)

Newcastle, Tyne & Wear, ADHD North East, Diane - Tel:0191 4554481
Email: click here (kellymarie18_@hotmail.com)

Newcastle, KICK, Margaret Robertson, Tel:0191 2411358

WARWICKSHIRE

Nuneaton, Yvonne - Tel:02476 737748 - Nuneaton
Email: click here (yvonne.grinter@ntlworld.com)
or Lesley, click here (l.hill1@ntlworld.com)

WEST MIDLANDS

Bilston, ADHD Parent Support Groups, Bilston Leisure Centre, Prouds Lane
Catherine or Jan, Family Support Workers, Tel: 01902 444021
Email: click here (Catherine.Mead@wolvespct.nhs.uk)

Coventry, Sarah - Tel:024 76726736 - Coventry
Email: click here (s.goodwin3@ntlworld.com)

Sandwell, Jacky - Tel: 0121 434 5714 - Sandwell
Email: click here (Thepegghouse@aol.com)

Wednesfield, ADHD Parent Support Groups, The Castle Inn, Bellamy Lane,
Catherine or Jan, Family Support Workers, Tel: 01902 444021
Email: click here (Catherine.Mead@wolvespct.nhs.uk)

Wolverhampton, ADHD Parent Support Groups, Cranmore Methodist Centre, Newhampton Rd, Whitmore Reans; Holy Trinity Church Hall, Bushbury Rd, Heath Town; Shepherd Centre, Second Ave, Low Hill; Goodyear Leisure Centre, Stafford Rd, Fordhouses
Catherine or Jan, Family Support Workers, Tel: 01902 444021 - Wolverhampton
Email: click here (Catherine.Mead@wolvespct.nhs.uk)

Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton ADHD Family Support Group,
Tracey, Tel: 01902 578955, Mandy, Tel: 07834 696315 - Wolverhampton
Email: click here (adhdsupportgroup@blueyonder.co.uk)
Website: Wolverhampton ADHD Family Support Group (http://www.wolverhampton.gov.uk/community_living/charities/adhd.htm)


WILTSHIRE

Warminster, Charlotte - Tel: 01985 300637 - Warminster

Wilton, Rosemary - Tel: 01722 332134 - Wilton, Wiltshire.


WORCESTERSHIRE

Worcester, Jacqui - Tel/Fax:01905 359 700; Christine Hill Tel:01684 592 969 - Worcester & Upton on Severn
Email: click here (worcestershire.adhd@lineone.net)
Web page: http://website.lineone.net/~worcestershire.adhd/ (http://website.lineone.net/~worcestershire.adhd/)

YORKSHIRE

Doncaster, Sharon - Tel:01302 350718, Pauline - Tel:01709 868305 - Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Email: Sharon - click here (sharon@donny77.freeserve.co.uk)
Email: Pauline - click here (Natimag@aol.com)

Doncaster, Michelle - Tel: 07967 478811 - Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Grimsby, Sarah - Tel:01469 574657, Immingham.

Harrogate, Sara - Tel: 01423 507955
Email: click here (sarawilson756@hotmail.com)

Harrogate, ADD-HERE, Lynda - Tel: 01423 851477 or Tina - Tel: 01977 683428
Email: click here (tina_whiteley@hotmail.com)

Huddersfield, Stephanie - Tel:01484 647513 Mobile:07775 587914 Fax: 01484 642746
Email: click here (D1sms@aol.com)
Meetings 6 weekly at Huddersfield Fire Station, call for date of next meeting.

Hull, Sue - Tel: 01964 543342- Hull
Email:click here (jhardy1145@aol.com)

Leeds, Julie - Tel: 0113 2757600 - Leeds

Leeds, Young ADHDers Support Group, Leanne - Tel: 0113 2667885, Mobile: 0773 9455002 - Leeds
Email: click here (lea@yadhdpm.co.uk)
Website: Y.AD/HD.PM (Young ADD & ADHD People Matter) (http://www.yadhdpm.co.uk/)

Malton, Maggie - Tel:01653 695404

Pickering, Ann & Colin - Tel:01751 472610


Sheffield, Liz Turner, The Ryegate Children's Centre - Tel: 0114 2717640

Sheffield South, Bridget - Tel: 0114 2505400, Jackie - Tel: 0114 2367365, Nikki - Tel: 01142372288 Jennie - Tel: 0114 2362302

Sheffield, Tracey, Ray of Hope, Hillsborough - Tel: 0114 234 6155

Wakefield, West Yorkshire ADHD Support Group, Brenda - Tel:01924 863212 - Wakefield
Email: click here (Claire24b@hotmail.com)

Wakefield, Sandal Agbrigg, Pre 5 Centre, 255 Barnsley Road, Wakefield, S71 5lE,
Tel: Mark Duffy 01924 303214

York, Rob - Tel:01904 782 556 - York
Email: click here (mark-breen@mindless.com)

doiadhd
06-09-09, 03:56 PM
thankyou gabriela! There's not alot of help or understanding out here
its written out in my thought book now ;)

Dancingfeet
06-11-09, 03:01 PM
There are also a few groups specifically for adults with ADHD: www.aadd.org.uk (http://www.aadd.org.uk)

sumansameer
05-11-10, 02:16 AM
In a recent small study in children with ADHD, the effects of Adderall lasted longer and were preferred over methylphenidate (Ritalin), the most commonly used drug for ADHD. Adderall XR is an extended release form of Adderall. Adderall was approved by the FDA in 1996.

Forgot my brain
12-07-11, 12:58 PM
Is it possible to have the origina post updated?

I have sent an email to one of the addresses near me and it bounced back and the phone number doesnt work either.

I really need some help :(