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

Tuesdays and Thursdays @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am starting August 3rd, 2021

Runs for 4 weeks, twice a week for 1 ½ hour sessions. Virtually with ZOOM

Cost:  $100.00 members $140.00 for non-members 

Not yet a member? Get discounted rates on all programs by registering today!

NOTE: We are able to offer this program at a subsidized rate thanks to a generous donation from the Rotary Club of Fergus/Elora.

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!

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

What:  Small group  (Maximum 8 children)
Focus: Develop social and life skills, build self-esteem and confidence in social interactions
Program Details:  1 ½ hour sessions, twice a week for 4 weeks, starting Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021

Time: 10:00 am- 11:30 am

Location: Virtually with ZOOM

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