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May 2019

$10 – $15

UnderstandABILITY – Demystifying Psychoeducational Assessments

May 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Community Living Guelph, 8 Royal Road
Guelph, ON N1M 3J4 Canada

About our Workshop: A psycho-educational assessment identifies areas of strengths and challenges within a student’s learning profile, and provides a deeper understanding of his/her educational needs. It is also a necessity in identifying a student with a learning disability.  Psycho-eds are challenging to understand, especially if you aren’t a psychologists or a teacher. Please join speaker Susan Slack Miller as she explains psycho-educational assessments from a parent’s perspective with the intention of making it an accessible and usable document to support…

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FREE

May 2019 Peer Support Network

May 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Eramosa Engineering, 650 Woodlawn Road W, Block C Unit 4
Guelph, ON N1K 1B8 Canada

About Our Peer Support Network: Come join our Peer Support Network and meet other parents on a similar journey to yours.  LDAWC Peer Support Network’s goal is to provide an informal setting to share experiences, challenges, successes and resources. Living, learning and/or working with a LD, or supporting a family member with LD, has its ups and downs. Come learn from others. Benefits are: Learning about relevant resources, supports and strategies Insights into what has and hasn’t worked for parents and families…

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September 2019

Free

Individual Education Plan (IEP) WORKSHOP

September 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Guelph Public Library Main Branch, 100 Norfolk St.
Guelph, ontario n1h 4j6

IEP’s are complicated, whether you are new to the special education world or not. There are many tips and strategies that can help. We have partnered with The Guelph Public Library to offer this informative workshop. Sue Shaw is a parent advocate and teaching innovator who has been working to provide education and training opportunities for 12 years. Learn exactly what information should be in an IEP, and some ideas to be able to create an effective document to support…

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October 2019

FREE

October 2019 Peer Support Network

October 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Eramosa Engineering, 650 Woodlawn Road W, Block C Unit 4
Guelph, ON N1K 1B8 Canada

Come join our Peer Support Network and meet other parents on a similar journey. LDAWC Peer Support Network’s goal is to provide an informal setting to share experiences, challenges, successes and resources. Living, learning and/or working with a LD, or supporting a family member with LD, has its ups and downs. Come learn from others. Benefits are: Learning about relevant resources, supports and strategies Insights into what has and hasn’t worked for parents and families Learning you and your student aren’t…

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November 2019

November Peer Support Network

November 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Eramosa Engineering, 650 Woodlawn Road W, Block C Unit 4
Guelph, ON N1K 1B8 Canada

Come join our Peer Support Network and meet other parents on a similar journey. LDAWC Peer Support Network’s goal is to provide an informal setting to share experiences, challenges, successes and resources. Living, learning and/or working with a LD, or supporting a family member with LD, has its ups and downs. Come learn from others. Benefits are: Learning about relevant resources, supports and strategies Insights into what has and hasn’t worked for parents and families Learning you and your student aren’t…

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January 2020

Guelph Storm Games – Help us Fundraise!

January 11 @ 8:00 am - February 21 @ 7:30 pm

Guelph Storm – Help Us Fundraise!   Tickets are $17.50 each  (adult regular price $29) Help support LDAWC and The United Way! This is a significant fundraiser for us every year so please help! $1 from each ticket sale will be donated to The United Way.   Friday, February 28, 2020 7:30 PM – v. Erie Otters NEW!  Friday March 6th, 2020  7:30PM -v. Oshawa Generals    To order tickets, contact us at  info@ldawc.ca or (519) 837-2050

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FREE

FERGUS-Jan 16/20 Peer&Parent Support Meeting

January 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Door Youth Centre-Fergus, 280 St. Patrick St. W.
Fergus, Ontario N1M 1L6 Canada

Come join our Peer Support Network and meet other parents on a similar journey. LDAWC Peer Support Network’s goal is to provide an informal setting to share experiences, challenges, successes and resources. Living, learning and/or working with a LD, or supporting a family member with LD, has its ups and downs. Come learn from others. Benefits are: Learning about relevant resources, supports and strategies Insights into what has and hasn’t worked for parents and families Learning you and your student aren’t…

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$10 – $15

Resilience & Self-Regulation (Part 1-Parent)

January 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Community Living Guelph, 8 Royal Road
Guelph, ON N1M 3J4 Canada

Resilience as part of Learning and Building Self-Regulation This is Part 1 of a two-part workshop,  Workshop 2 will be for Parents with Youth, Thurs Feb 20, 2020. 7pm, Community Living, 8 Royal Rd, Guelph, ON N1M 3J4 Resilience is both a trait and an aspiration. We all have resilience and we need to know how to tap into our resilience as well as develop or build on it. There are 7 key criteria for resilience and the top 2 criteria…

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February 2020

$200

SOAR – (Some Assembly Required) Transition Planning Program

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - March 9 @ 8:30 pm
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute, 155 Paisley Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 2P3 Canada

Are you or your child in grades 7-9 with an LD or ADHD? Are you looking prepare for the changes of high school? This program is for you.

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March 2020

FREE

Peer Support Network March 5, 2020 -Guelph

March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Eramosa Engineering, 650 Woodlawn Road W, Block C Unit 4
Guelph, ON N1K 1B8 Canada

Come join our Peer Support Network and meet other parents on a similar journey. LDAWC Peer Support Network’s goal is to provide an informal setting to share experiences, challenges, successes and resources. Living, learning and/or working with a LD, or supporting a family member with LD, has its ups and downs. Come learn from others. Benefits are: Learning about relevant resources, supports and strategies Insights into what has and hasn’t worked for parents and families Learning you and your student aren’t…

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