Association for Bright Children of Ontario

Peel Chapter

Record Details
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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 of ABC, Peel chapter please make a minimum $40.00 donation through CanadaHelps at ,select Peel Chapter as the fund. The first $20.00 from each donation goes to the Provincial organization (ABC Ontario), the balance of your donation will go to your local chapter. To insure ABC Peel is promptly informed of your membership please forward a copy of your CanadaHelps receipt to this email address.
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, President; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Email:
Other Details
Print Material ABC Peel Newsletter:  
Ontario ABC News Magazine:
Established 1975
Elections Bi-Annually
Funding Donations ; Membership fees
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects Education ; Gifted children ; Parenting support ; Support groups

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