Learning Disabilities Association of Ottawa-Carleton

Learning Disabilities Association of Ottawa-Carleton

Promotes increased awareness and respect for persons with learning disabilities (LDs) among the community at large, professional groups and relevant educational, social, recreational, medical, legal and vocational organizations

Provides support, guidance, resource materials and opportunities for sharing of information and concerns

Actively advocates for greater research in the field of learning disabilities and for the legislative initiatives that will benefit the learning disabled

Variety of services aimed at supporting community members of all ages:
  • lending library
  • resource centre and travelling education kiosk
  • advocacy coaching
  • presentations at schools, businesses, community centres, government departments, other community organizations
  • social skills camp
  • resource lists (local tutors, schools, psycho-educational assessors etc.)
  • referral services
  • connecting with community resources
  • coordinating school board SEAC (Special Education Advisory Committee) representatives
  • local representation at public consultations

Sunshine Day Camp Social Skills program :Camp for children age 7 to 12 years of age, who have a Learning Disability and/or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Focusing on developing social skills in a safe, fun environment. Three 2 week sessions during the summer months.
Children and adults who have learning disabilities and/or attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD), as well as those who support them
Application Process
Email, call or visit our website to become a member
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Mailing Address
160 Percy St
Rm 2
Ottawa, ON, K1R 6E5
Membership - $50 per year for families, $20 for students (2019)
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Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’Est ontarien
Last Updated On
April 9, 2021
160 Percy St, Rm 2
Ottawa, ON, K1R 6E5
Located at the McNabb Community Centre - Richard Pfaffe School

Cross street: Bronson Ave and Somerset St W

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Hours of Operation
Not specified * Parent Info Night: first Tue of the month 6:30 pm-8 pm
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