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YeS-Leadership Program: Youth learn through leading

Register now for YeS-Leadership in August and be inspired! Witness empowered 12 – 15 year olds with ADHD and/or learning disabilities motivate and activate others! Focusing on unique individual strengths, activities build self-management, emotional IQ, self-advocacy and leadership skills. Youth

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Be a Reading Hero! Take a walk in the park – May 27th

            Be a Reading Hero! Walk, sponsor or donate to the 7th annual A Walk in the Park on Saturday May 27th, to support children’s literacy and learning in our communities with the Learning Disabilities

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NEW START April 18 – Parenting Adolescents with AD/HD

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NEW START DATE – Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 Join other parents to learn about what works for AD/HD Adolescents: problem solving, conflict resolution and special skills for school, siblings and peers. Experience strategies that transform relationships within the family and

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NEW START April 18 – Parenting Adolescents with AD/HD

NEW START DATE – Tuesday April 18th, 2017 @ 7pm for 7 weeks Join other parents to learn about what works for AD/HD Adolescents: problem solving, conflict resolution and special skills for school, siblings and peers. Experience strategies that transform

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Just for Parents! MARCH 30th Strategies for AD/HD in Children

Family relationships may suffer strain when children with AD/HD interact with their environments. Learn about ways to make life more manageable and rewarding for the whole family. This 7 week evening course is just for parents of AD/HD children ages

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Date with a Star Dinner 2017

Reserve your distinctive dining experience among friends at one of Winnipeg’s top restaurants, with a personal celebrity escort on Wednesday January 25th. Prizes and surprises will tantalize tastebuds and delight the adventurous, in support of the Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba.

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Arrowsmith Kids get personal with Polar Bears for CALM AIR RAFFLE!

Diving deep for the kids, polar bears and harbour seals at the Assiniboine Park Zoo played and hung with Arrowsmith students. LDAM kids wonder about surviving up north. Get serious about saving Polar Bears and helping LDAM kids by diving

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Arrowsmith Founder coming to Winnipeg!

   We are pleased to announce that we are bringing the Director of Arrowsmith School and Arrowsmith Program, Barbara Arrowsmith Young, to Winnipeg on Wednesday, April 6th. Barbra will be speaking from 7:00 – 9:00pm at the Samuel N. Cohen

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The Path: Coming to Terms with LD and AD/HD

Executive Director’s Note: Below is an article I wrote for the Manitoba Child Care Association newsletter in 2002, when I had been with LDA Manitoba for two years.  It still reflects the phases in the parenting journey expressed to me

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Stars Shine Bright in January!

Do you have a date on Wednesday, January 29, 2014? We would like to invite you to go to a fabulous Winnipeg restaurant with a local celebrity- all for a good cause. Date with a Star is an annual fundraiser

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