Association for Bright Children of Ontario

Peel Chapter

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Description & Services
Alternate Name ABC Peel
Description Volunteer, charity, community-based organization offers:  
* support groups for parents of bright and gifted children  
* advocates for appropriate programs and services for gifted children in the schools  
* provincial body provides liaison with the Ontario Ministry of Education  
* provides bi-monthly adult meetings for parents and educators. 
* Peel Chapter has representation on the Special Education Advisory Committees (SEAC) of both local school boards in Peel region 
* we can help with IPRC meetings, SEAB Appeals and IEPs
Areas Served Peel Region
Boundaries Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon and part of Orangeville
Eligibility Membership open to parents, educators, and all those interested in the welfare of bright and gifted children (not restricted to parents of bright or gifted children)
Application To become a member go to
Fees Membership ; $40 annually. 
To become a member go to
Languages English
Meetings Parent group:  
3 to 4 times during the school year, usually the last Thursday of the month  
Check website as dates and locations of meetings change.
Contact Information
Mailing Address c/o 
4 Simpson Road 
Bolton, ON 
Canada L7E 1G9
Primary Contact Barb Cyr, Chapter president; Email:
Primary Executive Barb Cyr, SEAC Representative; Email:
Alternate Executive Ron Salapatek; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Barbara Cyr; Email:
Other Details
Print Material ABC Peel Newsletter:  
Ontario ABC News Magazine: Quarterly
Established 1976
Elections Bi-Annually
Funding Donations ; Membership fees
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects Education ; Gifted children ; Parenting support ; Support groups

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