FHF serves families of East Baton Rouge, East
Feliciana, Ascension, Pointe Coupee, Iberville, West Baton Rouge and West
Feliciana. Contact Jamie Tindle, Executive Director, Email firstname.lastname@example.org
CHADD - Children and Adults with Attention
Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder national organization.
The Louisiana Capital Area
Chapter of CHADD conducts monthly workshops for families of those with ADHD
and related learning differences. Workshops focus on such topics as effective
advocacy, homework strategies, developing effective parent/school partnerships,
and other concerns regarding education, health and mental health. Contact
Belynda L. Gauthier, Local
Resources- The website of A Attention Deficit Disorder
Resources has over 100 articles written by national ADHD authorities as well as
adults with ADHD. Plenty of information for parents too. 100 plus links to
ADHD-related websites. Includes the National ADHD Directory with over 1000 ADHD
Service Providers listed as well as a National ADHD Events Calendar. Free
monthly eNews available.
The Dyslexia Association of Greater Baton Rouge (DAGBR) owns
(school for students with language-based learning disabilities) and is now
located on 2 campuses.