Delaware Chapter

112 East Kilts Ln
Middletown, DE 19709
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The Tourette Association of America Delaware Chapter is a volunteer led, nonprofit organization supporting the needs of individuals and families affected by Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders. We are committed to raising public awareness and fostering social acceptance; advancing scientific understanding, treatment options and care; educating professionals to better serve the needs of children, adults and families challenged by Tourette and Tic Disorders; advocating for public policies and services that promote positive school, work and social environments; Providing help, hope and a supportive community across the nation; and empowering our community to deal with the complexities of this spectrum of disorders.

Events

Awareness Walk 2017

This year’s Awareness walk will be May 13, 2017, at Glasgow Regional Park, Bear DE. Registration begins at 9 AM walk begins at 10.

All are welcomed!

Help us spread awareness and understanding of Tourette Syndrome!!
Registration information will be available late March. So Stay tuned!

Services

Middletown Support Group

The Middletown Support Group meets the third Sunday of the month from 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM during the months of September through May Meetings are held at the Kiddie Academy on Boyds Corner Road. Please check email, newsletter or web page for updated announcements. When: 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm — third Sunday of each month

Please call Sue or email to confirm the monthly meeting.

For more information, contact Sue at info@tourettedelaware.org, or call (302) 547-6306. Please Note: For entry, please ring the bell on the inner door.

Location: Kiddie Academy 915 Boyds Corner Road Middletown, DE 19709

Youth Ambassador Program

The TAA Youth Ambassador Program brings together, trains and supports teens to advocate for and talk about Tourette and Tic Disorders in their community, with their elected officials and before their peers at school, sports leagues, scout troops, camps and after-school programs. Learn More

Education In-Service

The TAA conducts in-service presentations around the state with various schools on an as needed basis. It can make a tremendous difference in your child’s academic experience to have the school staff educated about the many facets of TS. Learn More

Leadership

Susan Breakie, Chapter Leader
Dina McGillan, Events/Fundraising Chair
Beth Giffin, Technology Chair
Jess Skurkay, Communication Chair
Lupe Reynolds, Treasurer
Deb Ohlandt, Advocacy
Daniel McCann, Board Member
Michelle Stranz, Board Member