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Looking for LINKS Volunteers

Our LINKS literacy program is looking for volunteers interested in helping children become competent, independent learners through the experience of good books and opportunities for good writing.  For more information please contact our Links Coordinator, Shaunna Wall, at (204) 774-1821

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Holiday Tips for Parents of ADHD Kids

The holiday season is potentially a wonderful time of the year for fun and special times.  School is out, routines are relaxed, there is more leisure time, more treats to eat and there is more time to spend with friends

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Teaching a Student with a Learning Disabilities

The importance of the teacher in helping a child identify and overcome a learning disability can’t be overstated. An educated and understanding teacher can ease many of the hurdles a child with a learning disability experiences in the classroom. A

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Six Decades of Learning Disabilities in Manitoba

If you or someone close to you have a learning disability, you know how much it means when somebody lends a helping hand. At the Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba (LDAM) we have been helping young people and their parents,

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What Jeffrey Moore’s Story Means for Children with Disabilities

Any parent who has a child with a learning disability should hear the story of Jeffrey Moore. It is a story of parents who fought for their child’s right to have access to the educational support he needed to learn

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Managing Learning Disabilities with LDAM

The Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba helps people who have learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders reach their goals and live better lives. Located in Winnipeg, we work with people of all ages and backgrounds from children to prison inmates and

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Overcoming Learning Disabilities with Barbara Arrowsmith-Young

Barbara Arrowsmith-Young was born with multiple learning disabilities that made school, work and life incredibly challenging. She read and wrote everything backwards, couldn’t grasp the relationship between the little and the big hand on the clock, had trouble processing concepts

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LDA Manitoba bringing world renowned Arrowsmith Program to Winnipeg

Helps students overcome learning disabilities and function at a high level Special free presentation Thursday, May 23 Winnipeg, MB – May 21, 2013 – The Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba (LDAM) is bringing the world renowned Arrowsmith Program to Winnipeg

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Change your brain, Change your life

The Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba is proud to announce we will be offering the Arrowsmith Program beginning September 2013! Here’s your chance to learn all about it. Join us at our location in Winnipeg to hear our special guest

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Does My Child Have a Learning Disability?

Do you suspect that your child might have a learning disability? If your child has been diagnosed with a learning disability, you’ve probably spent time researching it. You understand how he or she learns best and where he or she

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