LDAWC-Social Skills Program

Are you looking for a program that assists in the development of social skills and social problem-solving strategies, while also promoting self-esteem and self-advocacy in a supportive environment? Sign up for our:

Social Skills Program

Who:  Students ages 11-14 with a learning disability or ADHD diagnosis 

What:  Small group  (Maximum 8 children)

When:  Tuesday nights @ 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm starting Tuesday, September 28th, 2021 and ending on Tuesday, November 16th, 2021

Runs for 8 weeks, 1 hour and 15 minute sessions.

Where:  Virtually with ZOOM.

Focus: Develop social and life skills, build self-esteem and confidence in social interactions

Cost:  $50.00 (admin fee) **

**We are able to offer this program at a subsidized rate thanks to a generous support from the City of Guelph.

Program outline: 

  • The aim of the program is to encourage friendship, positive social/emotional behaviours, active listening, effective communication, and comprehension of social norms.
  • Help in understanding non-verbal communication, body language, and unspoken social rules
  • Promote self-esteem and build confidence
  • Help participants develop social skills, life skills, and problem-solving strategies, including conversation and basic interaction skills

Each participant will receive weekly PDF program sheets. Concepts taught will be reinforced with games and activities!

Find out more: contact us at 519-837-2050 or email execdir@ldawc.ca

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