Learning Disabilities Association - Toronto District
Learning Disabilities Association is committed to creating a society in which people with LDs are able to achieve the full expression of their intellect and abilities and enabled to contribute in the workplace to their fullest.
Provide written and verbal information about learning disabilities and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Provide referral services to professionals, tutors
Operate a resource center, offering books, videos and materials open to all
Provide support and guidance to parents and guardians concerning their children’s rights in the school system
Advocacy for both children and adults
Undertake public awareness activities
Publish a newsletter for members three times a year
Presentations to community groups, schools, professional development days, conferences and seminars
Hold free public events on various aspects of learning disabilities
Provide direct programs such as social skills, keyboarding, assistive technology training, tutoring, mindfulness, youth groups, camps, workshops, seniors programs, support groups etc.
Fundraising to provide these programs and services