Sep 14

Youth Empowerment Support(Y.E.S)

The Learning Disabilities Association of Peel Region is pleased offer an 8-week YES! Program (Youth Empowerment Support).

Cost: $125 for Members/ $160 for Non-Members

Duration: 8 Weeks, 1 Hour/Week

Locations: Mississauga & Brampton

Our Y.E.S! Program is designed to engage students (ages 13-16) in lessons, activities, and self-reflection assignments to develop a sense of confidence, commitment, and self-esteem throughout high school.

These programs are designed to support students who are struggling with a learning disability and/or ADD/ADHD. However, we understand that a formal diagnosis is not always possible and therefore, all students who are struggling with their academics, social skills and self-esteem are welcome.

Students do not need a formal diagnosis to register and participate.

Program Overview

The YES! Program will cover a number of topics over an 8-week period. Program facilitators will organize the program topics, lessons and workshops depending on the needs of the students registered. Students and parents are also welcome to suggest topics to broaden the curriculum and to draw on personal experiences. Parental and student input will enhance the content and quality of our YES program. Facilitators will draw on topics such as:


Program Schedule

Program schedules are subject to change. For more information please contact:

Amanda Partab,

Resource Counsellor & Programs Coordinator

apartab@ldapr.ca or 905 272 4100 ext.204

Sibling discounts and subsidies are available. Please call for details.