March 22, 2021 Re: Bill 35 Amendments to the Education Act Dear Minister Cardy, The Learning Disabilities Association of New Brunswick (LDANB) is a provincial organization that supports and promotes the abilities of persons with learning disabilities. We serve as a provincial authority on learning disabilities and together with the Learning Disabilities Association of Canada,
Seasons Greetings! Although it certainly was a year that presented unique challenges, 2020 was a milestone year for LDANB, marking the association’s 50th anniversary. In celebration, LDANB held the first biannual Awards Gala in October of this year. The Gala took place in Fredericton on the 22nd of October. We were thrilled to have the
LDANB Student/Client Survey LDANB is conducting a survey of students with LDs. This survey is being conducted to better understand our clients/students and how best to serve them. The data collected on specific learning disabilities, access to AT, PLPs, and access to assessments, will be used to continue to drive our advocacy and help LDANB
LDANB is excited to be working with four Renaissance College students for the 2020-2021 school year. Four Renaissance College Students chose to work with LDANB as part of their Community Problem Solving course. The Community Problem-Solving course is about facilitating change within our community. This course is meant to introduce students to change processes using
The staff and board of LDANB are ending October with full hearts after a great month of celebration. October marked Learning Disabilities Awareness Month, Dyslexia Awareness Month, and LDANB celebrated its 50th anniversary as an association.
50th Anniversary Awards Gala As announced this summer, LDANB will be holding its first Award Gala on October 22nd. This will be an opportunity to celebrate the accomplishments of the Learning Disabilities Association of New Brunswick over the past 50 years. We will be honoring current serving board members with five or more years of
50th Anniversary Awards Gala The nominations for Individual/Group with Outstanding Achievement in the Support of Persons with Learning Disabilities are now closed. We sincerely thank all who have submitted a nomination. Please stay tuned for our announcement of the award recipient in the month of October, as well as special recognition for individuals and groups who
The Learning Disabilities Association of New Brunswick aims to promote the understanding and acceptance of the ability of persons with learning disabilities to lead meaningful and successful lives. Our mission is to establish accurate information regarding learning disabilities, assist families, adults with LDs and professionals, and speak as a provincial authority on learning disabilities. To mark
Click HERE for the July 2020 Newsletter. Cliquez ICI pour le bulletin de juillet 2020. Highlights from the Newsletter – Faits Saillants du Bulletin The Premier’s Council on Disabilities has released New Brunswick’s Disability Action Plan for Persons with a Disability: Accountable Path Forward to an Equal Opportunity! In developing the report, the council undertook an extensive consultation process.