LDA Peel Region

Chapter Programs:

Social Skills — a group facilitated program for students in grades 1-4 and grades 5-8. This program uses a strength based approach and offers different levels throughout the year.

STATA (Stop, Talk, Ask, Team-Up & Agree) — a group facilitated program designed to help students in grades 1-4 and grades 5-8 to learn strategies for managing emotions and problem solving.

Science & Technology – a group facilitated program designed to engage students in grades 1-4 (Junior Engineers) and grades 5-8 (Senior Engineers) in interactive, hands-on science projects, while also fostering social skills and team-building skills.

Academic Support (Tutoring) provides one to one tutoring services for elementary and secondary school students, as well as adults.

Orton-Gillingham — a specialized tutoring approach for students with dyslexia or language-based learning disabilities, matched with tutors trained in the O-G approach to develop new skills in areas of decoding, encoding, writing skills, and remediation.

Computer Skills — a group facilitated program that uses lessons, games, and activities to help students in grades 1-4 and grades 5-8 to develop keyboarding skills and familiarity with common software programs.

Adult Computer Skills – group facilitated program designed for adults ages 18+, to help adult learners improve basic keyboarding skills and to become familiar with using common software programs such as Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

Assistive Technology — a one to one program that introduces students to software programs best-suited to his/her individual learning needs.

Y.E.S! (Youth Empowerment Support)—a group program designed for students ages 13-16 that works to develop a sense of confidence, commitment, and self-esteem as they go through high school.

Plan Ahead: College & Work Prep—a group program designed for young adults (ages 16-20) that educates and empowers students in their transition to post-secondary school or the workforce.

Kidz Konnect Summer Camp

Youth Konnect Summer Leadership Camp

Workshops for Parents

Workshops for Adults

Parent & Professional Training Opportunities

Contact Information:

LDA Peel Region
(905) 272-4100
E-mail: info@LDApr.ca
Website: www.LDApr.ca