What we're about
Welcome to the ADHD Empowerment™ community hosted by Children & Adults with ADHD (CHADD) of San Fernando Valley - Los Angeles. We are an award-winning nonprofit working to improve the lives of individuals and families impacted by ADHD. Our founding mission was to bring together the local ADHD community in the Los Angeles area and help those within it to live better. However, since the pandemic our in-person programs and events have moved online and so we're happy to welcome people from all over the world to take part in our peer support groups and evidence-based ADHD education programs.
We welcome all who are impacted by ADHD -- adults and teens with ADHD, parents and loved ones of individuals with ADHD, and those who professionally support individuals living with ADHD such as childcare professionals, teachers, educators, coaches, therapists, and clinicians.
Our meetings are free to current dues-paying CHADD chapter members. We kindly request a $5 - $10 donation from those non-members who are financially able. Non-members are ALWAYS welcome at our events!
CHADD of San Fernando Valley - Los Angeles was awarded 2019 and 2022 CHADD Affiliate of the Year at the International Conference on ADHD - hosted by ADDA, CHADD, and ACO - for our work bringing ADHD support programs and information to the local community. For more information about CHADD of San Fernando Valley - Los Angeles visit CHADDofSFV.org or our Facebook Group @CHADDSFV.
About Children & Adults with ADHD (CHADD) National NonProfit
Founded in 1987, CHADD is a national, non-profit, tax-exempt [Section 501(c)(3)] organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD and their families. With support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CHADD operates the National Resource Center (NRC) on ADHD and publishes a variety of education materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications and treatments affecting individuals with ADHD. These materials include CHADD.org, The NRC Library, Attention magazine, Attention weekly, a free electronically mailed current events newsletter, as well as other publications of specific interest to educators, professionals and parents.
CHADD and CHADD of San Fernando Valley - Los Angeles do not endorse any product, service, publication, medication, or treatment. We exist to provide support, education, and resources to those impacted by ADHD. CHADD is a national 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization that improves the lives of people affected by ADHD through education, advocacy, and support. CHADD of San Fernando Valley - Los Angeles is Affiliate #615 and is based in Los Angeles, California.
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