News & Events

For more information or to register for our upcoming workshops please email us or call us at 519-837-2050.

September 22, 2016 - Navigating the IEP Process

Join us for our September event - Navigating the IEP Process on September 22nd starting at 7:00pm Guelph. Location to be announced

October 22, 2016 - Family Conference

Join us on October 22, 2016 for our Family Conference. From 9:00am to 4:00pm in Guelph. Location to be announced

November 15, 2016 - Homework Help

Our November workshop is all about Homework Help. Join us on November 15, 2016 at 10:00am in Fergus. Location to be announced

December 08, 2016 - ADHD and Mental Health

LDAWC is hosting a ADHD and Mental Health workshop on December 08, 2016, starting at 7:00pm in Guelph. Location to be announced


Monthly Newsletters

August 2016 Newsletter

Who We Are

The Learning Disabilities Association of Wellington County (LDAWC) started in 1973 with Nene Lott, now a lifetime member, as its first president. The Association continues to be a grass roots organization which relies on volunteers to carry out its many functions. The Association does not have a permanent office. The best way to receive support is to email questions or concerns to:

Our mission statement

The Learning Disabilities Association of Wellington County is a charitable, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children, youth and adults with learning disabilities so that they can reach their full potential. Through outreach, education, advising and advocacy, the Learning Disabilities Association of Wellington County's mandate is to advance the education, employment, social development legal rights and general wellbeing of individuals with learning disabilities.

2015-2016 Board of Directors

Susan NewcombePresident
Laurie FewVice President
Christine MacDonaldTreasurer
Sharon DillsPast President
Gabriele WrightSecretary
John PotocksaBoard Member
Cheri HerdmanProgram Coordinator