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Learning Disability Association of Ontario (LDAO)

learning_ldaoAssists people with learning disabilities and their families by providing support, guidance and up-to-date resource information. br />Website has resources about learning disabilities including: definition, assessment, education, tips for parents,

legislation and adult issues as well as access to events, resources and online workshops (for parents, adults and youth).

Website provides links and contact information to chapters across Ontario and associations across Canada.

Of special interest:

"Access Youth" serves high school students with a forum for discussions, a hub of information and a venue for demonstrating various skills and abilities (ie. artistic, analytical, communication).

Resource Details:
Topic Area: Specific disability: learning disability
Type: Organization website
Source/Organization: Charitable non-profit organization
Geographic Focus: Ontario, resources of interest to all
Language: English only
Purpose: o provide leadership in learning disabilities advocacy, research, education and services.
Date reviewed: January 2013