2014 BC ADHD Awareness Week Activities

We will be listing our 2015 activities shortly, in the meantime have a look at our 2014 ones.

Final BC ADHD Awareness Week 2014 Badge with URL

We had 122 BC Libraries and bookstores in 68 BC communities with BC ADHD Awareness week book displays. Last year we had 78 in 23 metro Vancouver ones.

This page tracks the various 2014 ADHD Awareness Week activities the Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group volunteers: Andrew, Barb, Chris, Christopher, Hazel, Jade, Jennifer, Kat, Maggie, Marc, and Paul I and our supporters are putting on in BC.  Thanks  See our 2013’s activities

Media Coverage:

Vancouver Sun: Majority of BC’s Workforce Are Afraid To Come Out Of The ADHD Closet to Co-workers Insights West Survey Of BCers Shows.

News 1130:  Interviewed Me On ADHD for BC ADHD Awareness Week 2014

Georgia Straight: B.C. ADHD Awareness Week draws attention to attention deficiencies

Georgia Straight: We Need To Think About ADHD For More Than One Week Of The Year Sarah Blyth

We had an ADHD information table and many ADHD books displays at different libraries and book stores throughout BC. Details below.

Information Table:

Information table at the Richmond Brighouse Library Lobby  at 100-7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond, Friday October 17th 3pm to 9pm. See map We’ll have our poster and brochures on the Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group and CHADD Vancouver.

We’ll had the Adult ADHD screener test and other information on ADHD in adults and children & I and our volunteers will be answering questions on ADHD. Drop on by. Tell your family and friends.

The Children’s ADHD Clinic at BC Children’s Hospital had a Meet & Greet Oct 15 from 12-2pm at The Kelty Mental Health Resource Center P3 305 Ask clinicians from their program questions on your ADHD child or teen. Info:

ADHD Book Displays:

We and our partners will have many ADHD book displays in all regions of BC. There will be ADHD books, books by authors who have ADHD on other topics, our ADHD Awareness Week Poster and Brochures on the only 2 ADHD support group in all of BC, My Vancouver Adult ADD Support Group and CHADD Vancouver.

MAP of ADHD Book displays in BC

List of BC Cities with ADHD Awareness Book Displays by region then city. Here’s how they’re organized.

Public Library InterLINK

Metro Vancouver

Libraries Outside Metro Vancouver

Cariboo Regional District

Greater Victoria Public Library

IslandLink Library Federation

Kootenay Library Federation

North Central Library Federation

North Coast Library Federation

North East Library Federation 

Okanagan Regional Library

Thompson-Nicola Library

Vancouver Island Regional Library

Public Library InterLINK

Metro Vancouver 

Vancouver

Vancouver Public Libraries

Britannia Library

Central Library

Champlain Heights Library

Collingwood Library

Dunbar Library

The Firehall Library where our group first started meeting in 9 years ago in 2004 until we outgrew it and moved to our new location Ravensong Community Healthcare Center

Fraserview Library

Joe Fortes Library

Kensington Library

Kitsilano Library

Mount Pleasant Library

Oakridge Library

Renfrew Library

South Hill Library

Strathcona Library

Terry Salman Library

West Point Grey Library

 

Post Secondary Libraries

Kwantlen Polytechnic University Campuses

KPU Langley Library

KPU Richmond Library

KPU Surrey (Newton) Library

KPU Tech (Cloverdale, Surrey) Library

 

UBC Library & Bookstore

Education Library

UBC Bookstore

 

Vancouver Community College

Vancouver Community College Library Broadway

Vancouver Community College Library Downtown

 

Bookstores

Odin Books

Chapters – Robson and Howe

 

Bowen Island

Bowen Island  Library

 

Burnaby

The Bob Prittie Metrotown Library

The Cameron Library

The Mcgill Library

The Tommy Douglas Library

 

Coquitlam

City Center Library

Poirier Library

 

North Vancouver

North Vancouver City Library

North Vancouver District 

Capilano Library

Lynn Valley Library

Parkgate Library

Richmond 

Brighouse Library

Cambie Library

Ironwood Library

Steveston  Library

 

New Westminister

New Westminister Library Main Branch

New Westminister Library Queensborough Branch

 

Surrey

City Centre Library

Cloverdale Library

Fleetwood Library

Guilford Library

Newton Library

Ocean Park Library

Port Kells Library

Semiahmoo Library

Strawberry Hill Library

 

West Vancouver

West Vancouver Public Library

 

Fraser Valley Regional Libraries

 

Abbotsford

Abbotsford Community Library

Clearbrook Library

Mount Lehman Library

 

Agassiz

Agassiz Library

 

Boston Bar

Boston Bar Library

 

Chilliwack

Chilliwack Library

Sardis Library

Yarrow Library

 

Delta

Ladner Pioneer Library

George Mackie Library

Tsawwassen Library

 

Hope

Hope Library

 

Township of Langley

Aldergrove Library

Brookswood Library

Fort Langley Library

Muriel Arnason Library

Murrayville Library

Walnut Grove Library

 

Maple Ridge

Maple Ridge Library

 

Mission

Mission Library

 

Pitt Meadows

Pitt Meadows Library

 

Port Coquitlam

Terry Fox Library

 

White Rock

White Rock Library

 

Yale

Yale Library

 

Public School Libraries K-12

Davie Jones Elementary School Pitt Meadows

 

Libraries Outside Metro Vancouver

Public Library InterLINK continued

Gibsons Library

Lillooet Library

Pemberton Library

Sechelt Library

Squamish Library

Whistler Library

 

Cariboo Regional District Library

100 Mile House Library

Big Lake Library

Horsefly Library

Quesnel Library

Williams Lake Library

 

Greater Victoria Public Library

Emily Carr Library

Nellie McClung Library

 

IslandLink Library Federation

Saltspring Library

 

Kootenay Library Federation

Castlegar Library

Elkford Library

Fernie Library

Grand Forks Library

Greenwood Library

Invermere Library

Kaslo Library

Nelson Library

Salmo Library

 

North Central Library Federation

Burns Lake Library

Prince George Library

Vanderhoof Library

 

North Coast Library Federation

Hazelton Library

Kitimat Library

Stewart  Library

Terrace  Library

 

North East Library Federation 

Chetwynd Library

Fort St John Library

Fort Nelson Library

Pouce Coupe Library

 

Okanagan Regional Library

Enderby Library

Kelowna Library

Oliver Library

Osoyoos Library

Vernon Library

Thompson-Nicola Regional District Library System

Merrit Library

 

Vancouver Island Regional Library

Gabriola Island Library

Qualicum Beach Library

South Cowichan Library

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