Learning Disabilities Association of Halton

Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name LDA ; LDA Halton ; LDAH
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-333-1977
E-Mail info@ldahalton.ca
Website www.ldahalton.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Email Form ldahalton.ca/about-us/contact-us
Service Details
Resources * resource library of current books and journals on teaching methodology, parenting techniques, behaviour management
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1967
Primary Executive Katie Jacobs, Executive Director; Email: executivedirector@ldahalton.ca
Alternate Executive Diane Vandenbossche, Board President
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Education; Ontario Trillium Foundation ; Donations
Elections AGM September
Service Information
Description (Service) Provides support, resources and services to children, youth, adults, parents, caregivers, educational providers and support workers impacted by or working with those impacted by learning disabilities and/or ADD/ADHD. 
Major services:  
* parent support through parent support group facilitation and in school support as needed 
* one to one remediation literacy and/or math instruction 
* keyboarding classes - children ages 8-14 
* assistive technology training in equipped computer lab 
* on-site loaning library - books, videos and resource materials 
* community education through annual lecture series and conference 
* programs and services updates/registrations available through website 
Finding Help
Hours Tue-Sat hours vary * hours are subject to change based on staff availability and scheduling * call ahead before coming in
Dates Sep to Jun * limited hours during the summer * hours subject to change  
* visit the website for all programs and services
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton
Eligibility children, youth, adults, parents, caregivers, educational providers and support workers impacted by or working with those with learning disabilities and/or ADD/ADHD
Application program application forms and membership forms are available on the LDA Halton website 
* phone calls and emails are also accepted
Languages English
Fees Membership - provides reduced fees and access to resource library, LDAO Communique newsletter twice a year ; Program - program fees vary for a family or individual member ; information and support services are free
Site Information
Site Location adjacent to Central Park
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Rotary Youth Centre - top Fl (Program location)
560 Guelph Line
Burlington, ON L7R 3M4
View Google Map
Intersection Guelph Line and Woodward Ave
Accessibility Fully Accessible - program location
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Disability Awareness Programs ~ Learning Disabilities ; Education Advocacy Groups ~ Learning Disabilities ; Special Libraries ~ Learning Disabilities ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Learning Disabilities

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