Spots are filling up quickly for the 2016 Social Skills SUMMER CAMP!

Contact us today to register your son or daughter who has a diagnosis of Learning Disabilities and/or ADHD.

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Announcement:

The Learning Disabilities Association of York Region (LDA-YR) would like to announce that Lynn Ziraldo is transitioning from Executive Director to the role of Strategic Advisor. read more

LDA-YR Presents – Summer 2016 Strategies for Life (17-25 years old)

LDAYR is offering a four part workshop series for youth with Learning Disabilities and/or ADHD who are transitioning into life beyond high school, ages 17-25 years. The workshops are designed to enable students to learn and develop specific strategies for success in a transitional environment. This workshop series is designed for transitioning students (those entering, currently enrolled, or looking to return to post-secondary education).

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What We Do Matters – Presentation

Please find the presentation from March 10th on What We Do Matters here

Books and Apps

Web Resources

Presentation powerpoint

Social Skills Summer Camp

A safe, encouraging and positive environment – our camp meets the needs of your child. Learning social skills has never been so much fun! For ages 7-12. Two sessions offered this summer. Click here for more details.

Resiliency Project Resources

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Books and Apps

Web Resources

Presentation powerpoint

Strategies for Life

An eight part series that focuses on the academic and socio-emotional effects of Learning Disabilities and Attention Deficit Disorder for young Adults ages 17-20.

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Parent Support Group

Parenting children and adolescents with a learning disability and attention hyperactivity disorder is sometimes a challenging and frustrating experience. Our parent support group provides parents and guardians with the opportunities to exchange problems, solutions and other information with other parents and professionals.

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Adult Support Group

Many people with learning disabilities lack social experience due to a deficit in social processing. This often leads to isolation, loneliness and emotional pain. A support group is an opportunity to meet and interact with other adults with learning disabilities.

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Young Adult Forum

Join the LDAYR’s monthly Young Adult Forum for those between the age of 19 to 25. Expand your understanding of Mental Health and become the agent of change in your life!

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Summer Tutoring Opportunity

This Summer Tutor Program is a unique and exciting program servicing the York Region area.

Children from SK to Grade 8 who have been diagnosed with a learning disability and/or ADHD will have the opportunity to receive academic support for summer 2016.

For a low hourly rate parents can receive tutoring sessions over the summer. Sessions will take place at a scheduled time for 1 hour/session at your local library.

This is an excellent opportunity for those who wish to receive extended support for their children over the summer months.

For information, please contact the Program Coordinator

Learning Disabilities Association of York Region

at: 905-884-7933 ext 24 or E-mail: volunteer@ldayr.org