For National Volunteer Week, LDANR is recognizing our many volunteers involved in our agency including our program volunteers, Board members, HOPE volunteers, Bingo and Event volunteers.
We are also spotlighting some of our volunteers who have agreed to share their story. Read Olivia’s story here!
Our Mindfulness Instructor, Nicole Franklin, recently participated in a podcast with Present Moment Mindfulness to discuss the new mindfulness component to LDANR’s BEST program.
Listen to the podcast HERE!
Check out LDAO’s new resource website for families affected by learning disabilities at
Love to shop??
Purchase a $5.00 Giving Day ticket and shop in support of LDANR!
LDANR keeps 100% of the proceeds from tickets purchased through LDANR!
The ticket can be used on Friday, March 24th at Hudson’s Bay or Home Outfitters for the following discounts:
- 20% off your purchase when you use a Hudson’s Bay Credit Card/MasterCard
- 15% off your purchase without a Hudson’s Bay…
LDANR has more big news to share!
We are pleased and eager to announce that LDANR is a successful recipient of a 2017 Ontario Trillium Foundation Seed Grant!
An agency of the Government of Ontario, the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) is one of Canada’s largest granting foundations. With a budget of over $136 million, OTF awards grants to some 1,000 projects every year to build healthy and vibrant Ontario communities.
This Seed Grant will be expended…
This past fall, LDANR was lucky enough to receive a grant from the Niagara Community Foundation to integrate mindfulness practice into our social skills program, B.E.S.T. (learn more about B.E.S.T. here).
The St. Catharines Standard visited the program in December – read about their coverage of the program here!
Check out LDANR’s most recent newsletter here!
Best wishes for the holiday season,
LDANR would like to recognize Joseph McNamara and his family for requesting that donations be made to LDANR in memory of Joseph, in lieu of flowers. To celebrate Joseph, and show our appreciation for this kind gesture, LDANR has established a yearly fund in Joseph McNamara’s name, beginning with the generous donations that have been received in memory of him. All future donations to LDANR will be added to this fund, and…