Learning Disabilities Association of Peel Region

Record #: CDR0160
Last Modified: 16 Mar 2022
Last Full Update: 29 Oct 2019

Record Details

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Website: www.ldapr.ca
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Description & Services

Alternate Name LDA ; LDAPR
Description The Learning Disabilities Association of Peel Region is a non-profit, charitable organizations comprised of groups of parents and professionals brought together by a concern for children and adults with learning disabilities.  
LDA assists people with learning disabilities and their families by providing support, guidance and resources information; provides an interactive environment, offering workshops, programs, courses and support groups; provides public awareness of learning disabilities; supports LDAO in pursuing legislative and government initiatives with special education funding and curriculum; supports LDA Ontario in their work with the provincial and local governments to initiate new policies for those with learning disabilities 
Children's Programs include: 
Social Skills Program 
For children/adolescents (grades 1-8) who have a LD and/or AD(H)D. We promote communication skills, building on their self-esteem, and encourage social skills by using role-modelling, positive feedback and self-awareness activities.  
STATA (Stop, Talk, Ask,Team-up and Agree) Program 
For children/adolescents (grades 1-8) who have a LD and/or AD(H)D. Through role playing, self-awareness, and self-reflection activities we develop the ability to deal with emotions, conflicts and disagreements.  
Academic Support (Tutoring) 
For elementary and high school students who require individual assistance with their school work and improve studying skills. 
YES (Youth Empowerment Support) Program 
For adolescents (14-17 years) who have a LD and/or AD(H)D. This program helps adolescents develop a sense of confidence, commitment and self-esteem. Topics include healthy relationships, understanding your learning style, social media and online safety, coping with peer pressure, goal setting and managing stress. 
Summer Support Program 
A full day program for individuals between the ages (6-13) designed to incorporate learning and fun. In a summer camp setting at Heart Lake we implement fun activities which promotes socials skills, friendships and emotion regulations. 
Mindfulness Program 
For children/adolescents who have a LD and/or AD(H)D. We explore mindfulness through breathing, bodywork, guided meditation, and expression. 
Reading Rocks Program 
A highly successful reading program designed for children and youth with LD who difficulty with reading using phonics, sight words and fluency. Focuses on a sight reading curriculum for children whose strengths are visual memory, visual motor, or kinesthetic.
Hours Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm
Areas Served Brampton ; Caledon ; Mississauga ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) - 99 year(s) 
People with LD/ADD/ADHD and their families
Fees Membership ; Program
Languages English
Meetings Programs run at schools and/or libraries.

Contact Information

Address & Map
249 Church Street, Lower Level
Mississauga, ON
Canada L5M 1N1
Site Location Streetsville, ON
Intersection Church Street & Mill Street
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Mailing Address PO Box L5M1N1 
249 Church Street, Lower Level 
Mississauga, ON 
Canada L5M 1N1
Office Phone 905-272-4100
E-Mail info@ldapr.ca
Website www.ldapr.ca
Primary Contact Phone: * ext 203; Email: info@ldapr.ca
Alternate Contact Christina Moss, Communications, Community Engagement & Membership Coordinator; Phone: ext 204; Email: communications@LDAPR.ca
Primary Executive Executive Director; Phone: * ext 201; Email: ExecutiveDirector@ldapr.ca

Other Details

Print Material Learning Connections - with LDA membership
Established LDAPR -2013 LDAM -1986 LDANP -1985
Elections Annual
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Donations ; United Way ; Regional / Municipal 
United Way ; 
Region of Peel  
United Way Greater Toronto  
Service Level (50) Non Profit


Subjects Adults ; Assessments ; Attention deficit disorder ; Children ; Information and referral ; Learning disabilities ; Libraries ; Literacy ; Parenting support ; Self esteem ; Support groups ; Tutoring ; Youth