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New JUMP Math Program, Thanks to OTF!

The Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region (LDANR) is pleased to announce that we are successful recipients of a 3-year Grow grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) to offer further math support to children in Niagara via the JUMP Math Program!
 
The LDANR is currently piloting a small-group math program through an OTF Seed grant and now, with the new Grow grant from OTF, we will be able to…Read More

S.L.A.M. is back, thanks to The Branscombe Family Foundation!

The LDANR is proud to announce that we are the successful recipients of a 3-year funding grant from The Branscombe Family Foundation!

This summer, our S.L.A.M. (Sunshine, Learning, Achievement, and More!) program will be back and better than ever, thanks to the funding we received from The Branscombe Family Foundation!

What is S.L.A.M.? S.L.A.M. is a full-day summer learning camp for students aged 6-11 with diagnosed or suspected learning disabilities. At S.L.A.M., participants spend half…

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Thank you Chantelle!

Today the LDANR is sad to say goodbye to another long-time staff member, Chantelle Kurzawa. Chantelle started with the LDANR back in 2011 and coordinated the first Reading Rocks Junior and Let’s R.E.A.D. project sites – programs which have now grown and become permanent LDANR programs! Chantelle recently returned from her second maternity leave and has decided to take time to be home with her two little ones. Thank you, Chantelle, for everything you’ve…

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LDANR’s 7th Annual Trivia Night!

Come and enjoy a night of trivia, pizza, and prizes with the Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region!

Where? The Armenian Community Centre, 156 Martindale Rd., St. Catharines

When? Saturday, February 23, 2019. Doors open at 6:00pm, and trivia begins at 6:30!

Who? The entire LDANR community is invited to join us for this night of fun! The more the…Read More

Families Needed for Study on Reading Disabilities

Families needed for SickKids research study on the genetics of reading disabilities

Who can apply?

Children aged 6 to 16 who struggle with reading, and their parents

What’s involved?
  1. Eligibility screening
  2. Eligible families come to SickKids hospital in Toronto for one full day of study participation, involving the following:
    • Psycho-educational assessment for the child
    • Parent…
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Join LDANR for a Niagara Ice Dogs Game on January 17th!

Come out to the Meridian Centre in St. Catharines on January 17, 2019 to enjoy a night of Niagara Ice Dogs hockey with the Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region!

Where is the game? The Meridian Centre, 1 Ice Dogs Way, St. Catharines, ON.

When is it? January 17, 2019 at 7:00pm. The LDANR community is also invited to a pre-game…

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In Memory of Margaret McMurray

LDANR would like to recognize Margaret McMurray and her family for requesting that donations be made in her memory to LDANR in lieu of flowers. All donations made in Margaret’s memory will go towards providing subsidy for families who are unable to afford our programs.

From all of us at LDANR, thank you, Margaret McMurray and family, for your continued support of our agency.

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Our Steeped Tea Fundraiser is Back!

It’s tea season once again, and we are here to cater to all of your tea needs with our steeped tea fundraiser!

From October 22, 2018 to November 9, 2018, support LDANR by selling or purchasing some steeped tea! View our flyer here for more information on the products we have available for purchase. All tea is chemical free, and each product is $12.00, with 40% of the proceeds going to LDANR!

Contact us by email…

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S.M.A.R.T Math is Back, Thanks to OTF!

The Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region (LDANR) is pleased to announce that our agency is a successful recipient of another Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) Seed grant to offer math support to children in Niagara.

The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) is an agency of the Government of Ontario and is one of Canada’s leading granting foundations. OTF awarded more than $120 million to some 700 projects last year to build healthy and vibrant Ontario communities….

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Our Mission

Our purpose is to provide resources and support to individuals who are affected by learning disabilities within the Niagara Region. We provide leadership in learning disabilities advocacy, research, education and services, and advance the full participation in society of children, youth and adults with learning differences.

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Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region
366 St. Paul Street,
St. Catharines, Ontario
L2R 3N2

info@ldaniagara.org
Phone: (905) 641-1021
Fax: (905) 641-2336
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