Learning Disabilities Association
|Address||Bramalea Civic Centre|
150 Central Park Dr, Ste 104
Brampton, ON L6T 2T9
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|Located In Community||Brampton|
|Intersection||Dixie Rd & Queen St E|
|Description||The Learning Disabilities Association of North Peel (LDA) is a parent and professional,non-profit, charitable organization, |
assisting people with learning disabilities and their families.
Provides support, guidance and resource information;an interactive environment, offers workshops, programs, courses and support groups, and public awareness of learning disabilities.
They offer: * computer skills program for children and adolescents (7-16yrs) who are Learning Disabled (LD) or have Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) * social skills program for children (7-11yrs) and adolescents (12-16yrs) who are Learning Disabled (LD) or have Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) * anger management program for children (7-13) who are Learning Disabled (LD) or have Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) * summer support program a full day program for children (6-12yrs) designed to incorporate learning and fun * academic support (tutoring) one-on-one support for elementary school students (Gr. 1-8) * youth group designed to meet the social needs of adolescents (13-18yrs), * adult support group facilitated by professionals who encourage self-facilitation amongst participants. * parent support group a group setting for parents of learning disabled children of all ages to help understand learning disabilities and learn about strategies to help their child.
|Areas Served||Brampton ; Caledon ; Orangeville|
|Eligibility||People with LD/ADD/ADHD and their families|
|Fees||Membership - $20/student; $50/household;$75/professional ; Program ; Program - Positive Conflict Resolution Program:$150;Computer Skills Program: $150;Social Skills Program: $150; Summer Support Program: $250/wk/full day; $150/wk/half day; Academic Support (Tutoring): $30/hr|
|Primary Contact||Michael Collens, Office Manager; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Carla Warwick, Executive Director; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Name||LDA North Peel Chapter ; LDANP|
|Print Material||Newsletter: 4/yr - Learning Connections - with LDA membership|
|Funding||Regional / Municipal ; United Way|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Subjects||Adults ; Advocacy ; Assessments ; Attention deficit disorder ; Children ; Computer training ; Counselling ; Employment ; Information and referral ; Job search training ; Learning disabilities ; Libraries ; Literacy ; Parenting support ; Self esteem ; Support groups ; Tutoring ; Youth|
|Broader Terms||Age groups ; Behavioural disorders ; Disabilities ; Disorders ; Education ; Educational programs ; Family support ; Groups ; Health ; Instructional programs ; Learning disabilities ; Vocational training|