Mid-Atlantic Chapter

1829 Reisterstown Road Suite 317 Pikesville, MD 21208
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The Tourette Association of America Mid-Atlantic 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

May 13 | NoVA Support Group Meetup

Sunday, May 13, 2018
12:00pm-1:00pm
Chantilly Regional Library
4000 Stringfellow Rd
Chantilly, VA 20151

Join us at the Chantilly Regional Library on Sunday, May 13th at 12:00 pm – Connect and spend time with others affected by Tourette and Tic Disorders, share, and receive support in a quiet, private setting.

Please walk around the right side of the building, and up the walkway between the two poles with the teal colored ribbons and knock on the metal door. Food and drinks with lids are permitted in the meeting room. We hope to see you there!

May 20 | Richmond Area Support Group Meetup

Sunday, May 20, 2018
2:00pm-3:00pm
Gelati Celesti Ice Cream
3004 Stony Point Rd
Richmond, VA 23235

Join us for a sweet treat at Gelati Celesti (3004 Stony Point Rd, Richmond, VA 23235) on Sunday, May 20th at 2:00 pm – Connect and spend time with others affected by Tourette and Tic Disorders!

May 20 | Baltimore Area Support Group Meetup

Sunday, May 20, 2018
3:00pm-4:00pm
Panera Bread
2131 York Road
Timonium, Maryland 21093

Join us at Panera Bread in Timonium on Sunday, May 20th at 3:00 pm – Connect and spend time with others affected by Tourette and Tic Disorders over a casual lunch!

May 27 | DC/MD Suburbs Support Group Meetup

Sunday, May 27, 2018
1:00pm
Fuddruckers
1592 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Maryland 20852

Join us at Fuddruckers in Rockville on Sunday, May 27th at 1:00 pm – Connect and spend time with others affected by Tourette and Tic Disorders over a casual lunch!

June 10 | Tourette Awareness Walk at The National Zoo

Sunday, June 10, 2018
2:00pm
Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute
3001 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20008

Tourette Awareness Month is May 15 to June 15 and we are celebrating with a day of community at The National Zoo! Don your TAAMAC shirt or anything TEAL and join us at the Woodley Park Entrance to the Zoo at 2pm on June 10th. We’ll have fun exploring the Zoo together and raising awareness for Tourette and Tic Disorders!

Admission to The National Zoo is FREE and you can find information on directions, public transportation, and parking at https://nationalzoo.si.edu/visit/parking-directions

Email us at info@taamac.org to let us know if you’ll be joining us!

Services

DC-Maryland Suburbs Support Group

The DC/MD Suburbs Support Group generally meets on the 4th Sunday of each month. For event postings and updates, please follow us on Facebook or request to join our mailing list by emailing info@taamac.org.

Baltimore Area Support Network

Our Baltimore Area Support Group generally meets on the 3rd Sunday of each month. For event postings and updates, please follow us on Facebook or request to join our mailing list by emailing info@taamac.org.

Northern Virginia Support Group

Our Northern VA Support Group generally meets on the 2nd Sunday of each month. For event postings and updates, please follow us on Facebook or request to join our mailing list by emailing info@taamac.org.

Richmond, Virginia Support Group

Our Richmond Support Group generally meets on the 1st Sunday of each month. For event postings and updates, please follow us on Facebook or request to join our mailing list by emailing info@taamac.org.

Leadership

Michele Guyton, Chapter Chair
Andrea Bush, Program Director
Mark Bramer, Board Member
Kurt Burgeson, Board Member
Tammy Starling, Board Member