About Us

Two students smilingWe help individuals and their families who have learning disabilities (LDs) to reach their potential.

  • Are you a parent and struggling to find effective strategies to help your son/daughter succeed at school or at home?
  • Are you looking for extra resources and information about LDs, or ADHD?
  • Are you struggling to navigate the school special education system and don’t understand things like IEPs, the IPRC?
  • Are you looking for someone to advocate on your behalf – in the school system or in the workplace?

You’ve come to the right place! Please check out the rest of our website or don’t hesitate to contact us directly.


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 fill our our contact form or email us at info@ldawc.ca

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.

Vision Statement

A community where learning disabilities are understood and accepted.