Macquarie ADHD Parent Support Group Inc. is a volunteer run non-profit community group which aims to share evidence based information on ADHD and its related conditions with carers of kids and teens with ADHD to help them manage the condition to maximise the child’s full potential.
The group began in 2010 as the North Epping Learning Disability and ADHD Parent Support Group (NELDA). In 2014, with a change of leadership and location it changed its name to Macquarie ADHD Parent Support Group and in 2015 the group incorporated.
Macquarie ADHD Committee as of August 2018
President: Debra Grimes
Vice-President: Raz Abnoos
Secretary: Emmy Kerrigan
Public Officer: Joy Toll, OAM
Treasurer: Lisa Cuman
General office: Donna Walsh and Lisa Hudson
Macquarie ADHD is one of several NSW parent groups supported by ADDults with ADHD and the new peak body, ADHD Australia. For details of the various support groups around Australia, contact the National ADHD Helpline on 02 9889 5977.