LDA Toronto District

Chapter Programs:

Friendship Club – Social skills program with groups for ages 5 to 7, 8 to 10, and 11 to 13.

Youth Empowerment Leadership Program (Y.E.L.P.) – Activity-based social skills program for ages 14 to 17.

Youth Group at the YMCA Academy – Social skills program for ages 14 to 17.

Young Adults Social Group – Program to develop social skills, life skills and problem-solving skills, for ages 18 to 24.

Keyboarding for Kids – Keyboarding training for ages 7 to 13, in four locations.

Week-long Keyboarding camps during March break and in the summer.

Assistive Technology Training for Kids – Training for ages 8 to 17, with or without parent(s), in Kurzweil 3000 and Read and Write Gold.

Smart Kidz Tutoring – Jump Math program for grades K to 7 and 8 to 12, in three locations.

Mindfulness – Programs for children (ages 8 to 12) and youth (ages 12 to 15) that teach them to be aware and focus on the present through breathing exercises, guided visualizations and interactive activities.

S.T.Y.L.E. Program (Skills Training for Youth through Learning and Education) – Offered in 9 high schools for students at those schools.

Social Skills Summer Camp – One week programs over the summer for 7 to 13 year olds.

Mindfulness for Parents – 6-week series.

Preparing the Parent Workshops – Workshops on a variety of topics over the academic year.

All Bases Covered – Workshop series for parents providing concrete parenting and teaching skills to promote healthy thinking and healthy behaviours in their children.

Adult Support Group – Open to adults who have or think they have a learning disability or AD(H)D. The group provides a place for open discussions, problem solving and support. 

Adult EmployABLITY – A program to guide, teach, train, coach, and empower our adults to become EmployABLE, regardless of their abilities.

Seniors Heritage & Folklore Circle – A program that is designed to engage seniors that are challenged with LD and/or other challenges.

Contact Information:

LDA Toronto District

Tel: (416) 229-1680

E-mail: admin@LDAtd.on.ca

Website: www.LDAtd.on.ca