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Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Contact Information

John Heavener, CEO
8181 Professional Place
Suite 150
Landover, MD 20785

1-800-233-4050 (Voice - Toll-free)
301-306-7070 (Voice)
301-306-7090 (FAX)

Internet Resources


Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), is a national non-profit, tax-exempt (Section 501 (c) (3) ) organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with AD/HD. CHADD also publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications and treatments affecting individuals with AD/HD. These materials include Attention! magazine, News From CHADD, a free electronically mailed current events newsletter, as well as other publications of specific interest to educators, professionals and parents. CHADD's National Resource Center on AD/HD (NRC) serves as a national clearinghouse for the latest evidence-based information on AD/HD.


Serial publications: Attention (bi-monthly magazine for members). The NRC produces and distributes more than 20 “What We Know” sheets (in both English and Spanish) about all aspects of AD/HD. CHADD members receive the CHADD Information and Resource Guide.


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Date Entered: 10/1/1997
Date Edited: 3/5/2013
Date Revised: 4/5/2004
Health Referral Number: HR2471
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