The National Resource Center on ADHD (NRC) was established in 2002 to be the national clearinghouse for the latest evidence-based information on ADHD through a Cooperative Agreement with the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDD) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The NRC is a program of CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder), the nation's leading advocacy and support organization serving individuals and families affected by ADHD.
The National Resource Center on ADHD provides comprehensive information and support to individuals with ADHD, their families and friends, and the professionals involved in their lives by:
The NRC has a highly trained staff that includes Health Information Specialists (HIS), a resource librarian, digital and social media specialists and science writers who provide the following products and services:
As a program of CHADD, the National Resource Center on ADHD also works closely with its Professional Advisory Board of nationally recognized ADHD experts to ensure that its materials meet the highest standards for scientifically-based information.