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 September 2020
President: Debra Grimes
Vice-President: Emmy Kerrigan
Treasurer: Lisa Hudson
Secretary: Donna Walsh
Public Officer: Dr Patrick Concannon
General office: 2 x Vacancies
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.