The Learning Place

Record #: BRA2409
Last Modified: 30 May 2022
Last Full Update: 30 May 2022

Description & Services

Alternate Name LBS ; Literacy and Basic Skills ; Pathways to Growth Program
Description Pathways to Growth is a specialized program for persons with Developmental Disabilities * Our priority is to help each individual reach their full potential and prepare them for the realities of the world today and tomorrow 
Our programming provides individuals with literacy upgrading, social and life skills, as well as employment upskilling * We focus on academic and life skills training alongside valuable literacy education to become self-reliant, foster social and emotional well-being and are able to live with more confidence and independence 
We offer both in-person and virtual classes * We host in-person classes in Brampton and Mississauga and virtual classes on Zoom 
In Brampton we offer classes on 
Full day from 9am-3pm or half day from 9am-12pm or 12pm-3pm 
In Mississauga we offer classes on 
Monday mornings from 9am-12pm 
Full day 9am-3pm or half day from 9am-12pm or 12pm-3pm 
Zoom sessions are 2.5 hours and run from Mondays to Fridays with varying times * space is limited and is first come first serve as 7 participants is our maximum 
To register in our programming you must book an assessment appointment with Program Manager Christina Halkias
Hours *Mon 9:00AM - 3:00PM 
*Tues 9:00AM-3:00PM 
*Wed 9:00AM - 3:00PM 
*Thu 9:00AM - 3:00PM
Areas Served Peel Region ; Peel Region and GTA
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
The individuals eligible for the classes are adults 19 years of age and older with a mild to moderate developmental disability * The adults must be physically self-sufficient and have the capability for autonomous action * They must want to learn and be able to profit from instruction
Application Self referral
Fees None ; *$70.00 Full day  
*$40.00 Half day  
*$40.00 Zoom Sessions
Languages English

Contact Information

Address & Map
The Learning Place
7700 Hurontario Street, Suite 307B
Brampton, ON
Canada L6Y 4M3
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Site Location Plaza opposite court house
Intersection Hurontario St and Ray Lawson
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Mailing Address The Learning Place 
7700 Hurontario Street, Unit 307B 
Brampton, ON 
Canada L6Y 4M3
Office Phone 905-793-5400
Primary Contact Christina Halkias, Program Manager, The Learning Place * Pathways to Growth Program; Phone: ext 226; Email:
Primary Executive Sandy Sadsad, Executive Director, The Learning Place; Phone: ext 224; Email:

Other Details

Service Level (50) Non Profit

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