ADHD resources for children, youth and families

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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a condition in which a person has trouble paying attention and focusing on tasks, tends to act without thinking and has trouble sitting still. It may begin in early childhood and can continue into adulthood.

Looking for other support options and information? Check out our Child & Youth Mental Health and Substance Use section to find services, resources and more for support with mental health and substance use. 

Featured resources

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Rolling with ADHD | Parents and caregivers

A free eight-module series that covers practical tools and strategies for caregivers with ADHD.

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Rolling with ADHD | Teens

In this resource, we share some practical information, tips and strategies to help teens with ADHD feel less overwhelmed with school and more empowered and supported.

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Kelty Mental Health ADHD Webinar Series

Provides webinars for families about ADHD basics, self-regulation tools for children and youth with ADHD, ADHD treatment, parenting a child with ADHD, and strategies for supporting a child with ADHD at school.

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Center for ADHD Awareness Canada

CADDAC is a national charity that improves the lives of Canadians affected by ADHD through awareness, education, and advocacy.

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More resources

    • ADDitude

      ADHD in Children: ADD Parenting Help Behavior, Discipline, Self-Esteem

    • Denman Medical Clinic: ADHD Assessment

      Youth and adult ADHD assessments in Vancouver. Dr. Mitra Motamedi. Inquire about billing through MSP

Find information on services available for mental health and substance use for children and youth.