Mid-Atlantic Chapter

4709 Harford Rd
Baltimore, Maryland 21214
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Details

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.

Our office hours are Mondays 10am-3pm, Wednesdays and Fridays 1pm-6pm. Meetings and in-service trainings are available during other times by appointment, based on availability.

Events

April 27 | NoVA Monster Mini Golf Outing

Saturday, April 27, 2019
2:00pm
Monster Mini Golf
14130 Sullyfield Circle, Suite G
Chantilly, Virginia 20151

If there’s something weird and it don’t look good, who ya gonna call? Come join us for a ghoulishly good time at Monster Golf in Chantilly, VA – there’s glow in the dark golf, and a laser maze to challenge the ninja within you! Email info@taamac.org to let us know you’re coming!

Pricing:
-Mini Golf
Little Monsters – $10.50
Big Monsters – $12.50

-Mini Bowling (per 5 frames) – $3.50
-Laser Maze – $3.00
-Atomic Rush – $2.50

-Add all three Additional Attractions to Mini Golf – $7.00
-Mini Golf, Terrific Trio, $10 Arcade Card – $23.50

For more info about the venue, please visit https://monsterminigolf.com/locations/chantilly/

April 28 | MD/DC Suburbs Support Group Meetup

Sunday, March 28, 2019
1:00pm
Fuddruckers
1592 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Maryland 20852

Join us at Fuddruckers in Rockville on Sunday, April 28th at 1:00 pm – Connect and spend time with others affected by Tourette and Tic Disorders over a casual lunch!

May 18 | Tourette Awareness Walk at The National Zoo

Saturday, May 18, 2019
2:00pm
National Zoo
3001 Connecticut Ave
Washington, DC 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 Connecticut Ave entrance (by the big zoo sign) at 2pm on May 18th. 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.

Virginia Beach/Hampton Roads Support Group

Our VA Beach Support Group meets periodically for special activities and events. For event postings and updates, please follow us on Facebook or request to join our mailing list by emailing info@taamac.org.

Leadership

Tammy Starling, Chapter Chair
Andrea Bush, Program Director
Katie McCormick, Treasurer
Lauren Dome, Board Member
Nancy Bochicchio, Board Member