Why is Uptake of the Disability Tax Credit Low in Canada?

Low uptake is a concern not only because people are missing out on the credit itself but also because eligibility to the DTC – which is not automatic – is a gateway to other important and more valuable benefits such as the Child Disability Benefit and Registered Disability Savings Plans (RDSP). Why is take up … Continue reading Why is Uptake of the Disability Tax Credit Low in Canada?

The Calgary Region LD and ADHD Network

Experiences of Learning Disabilities (LD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) exist in complex environments, and supporting individuals impacted by these conditions requires an intentional, integrated, and collaborative response that spans organizational and sectoral boundaries. The Calgary Region LD and ADHD Network was established to foster collaborative action toward more effective and coordinated cross-organizational/sectoral responses … Continue reading The Calgary Region LD and ADHD Network

What is ADHD?

In this webinar, parents learned about the symptoms of ADHD and how these symptoms create stress in daily life. Brief information was provided about the causes and treatments for ADHD. There was also time for parents to ask questions. Download slides from 'What is ADHD?' webinar. (PDF) Watch the webinar now.

Touch and Write Phonics App

By: Fizzbrain LLC Cost: $2.99 This app helps children practice their writing skills while learning the sounds of the English language, including vowels, blends, and digraphs. This app integrates visual, kinesthetic, and simulated tactile modalities to enhance learning and fun. Pros: Provides explicit lessons on vowel sounds, blends, and digraphs. Makes writing fun by allowing … Continue reading Touch and Write Phonics App