Aug 30, 2018, 4:16 PM
September is a month of transition for LDAA. After almost five years, Ellie Shuster will retire from her role as Executive Director of LDAA and into her sculpture studio as a full-time artist. LDAA wishes her success in this new phase of her career and is pleased to welcome Toby Rabinovitz as the incoming ED. Toby has worked as an independent consultant in Ottawa, Calgary and Edmonton. She brings…
Aug 30, 2018, 4:10 PM
Please join LDAA for our AGM 10 a.m., Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Red Deer Radisson - 6500 - 67 St. Red Deer, and welcome our new Executive Director! For more info: execdir @
Jun 21, 2018, 11:20 PM
Chelsi Ryan is earning a Bachelor of Elementary Education Collaborative Degree with the U of A and Keyano College with a minor in Teaching in Rural Northern Communities. MacKenzie Schmidt is completing a BA in Behavioural Science at Ambrose University with plans for a Masters in Speech-Language Pathology. Congratulations on winning Siobhan Isabella Reid Memorial Scholarships – and much success in…
May 23, 2018, 6:12 PM
LDAA's Executive Director is retiring and the Board is inviting applications. This is a contract position starting mid-September. Deadline for applications is June 8, 2018. You will find information on the Join the LDAA page.
Feb 22, 2018, 11:43 PM
Applications for the Mandin Award for Alberta children K-12 with LD and for the Siobhan Isabella Reid Scholarship for Alberta post-secondary students studying in a field which will allow them to work with individuals with LD/ADHD are now being accepted. Deadline May 15! More information on the Scholarship page.
Oct 5, 2017, 5:20 PM
Rachel Williams, Principal of E2 Academy has joined the LDAA board. We welcome her expertise and experience!
Aug 1, 2017, 6:21 PM
Please go to the Get Involved section of the website site and click on Volunteer to access the Board recruitment information and nomination form.​​
Aug 1, 2017, 4:37 PM
LDAA office is closed until Labour Day. Enquiries will be answered in early September. If you need immediate assistance please email We are still inviting nominations for the Board of Directors! Please send forms to Sorry for any inconvenience. See you in September!
Jun 22, 2017, 10:01 PM
LDAA is currently accepting nominations for our Board of Directors. You will find information about the responsibilities of a board member here, the position description here, and the nomination form here. Please submit nomination form and accompanying information by email to no later than September 8, 2017. LDAA's 2017 AGM is 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 23 at the Baymont…
Jun 22, 2017, 8:12 PM
Congratulations to 9-year-old Brody Cole of Calgary for receiving the Mandin Award, and to Anna Richardson of Edmonton and Gilary Guzman of Calgary for winning Siobhan Isabella Reid Memorial Scholarships.