• Parent Education Workshop on Funding, Housing and Employment

    Session Seven: Panel Discussion of Parents
    May 8, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
    Hear families share their experiences. Come with all your questions.
    NSSED Training Center-Arbor Academy Building,776 Red Oak Lane, Highland Park
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  • Learning Disability Basics

    When you first begin your journey down the “LD” road it can all be overwhelming but we hope some basic information posted here will help you build the foundation you’ll need to best help your child and their learning style.
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Supporting Our Community One Mind at a Time

The Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Learning Disabilities Association (LDA) is a non-profit organization where parents, educators and professionals come together to support, educate and provide resources for our children and each other.

We believe that every child learns differently and is able to be successful given the right tools and opportunities.


Monthly Meetings:

Our monthly meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month at 9:30 a.m. at  Lake Forest High School West Campus, Seminar B, Waukegan Road, Lake Forest, IL.  No meetings in July.

*Please note: Meetings on 9/14 and 4/12 will start at 9:45am*

2016/17 Schedule:

9/14/16  (9:45 Start Time)







4/12  (9:45 Start Time)



Speaker Series:

Experts, school administrators, teachers and parents all have valuable experience and stories to share.  Come listen and learn!  Presentations will cover a wide variety of topics including transitions to middle and high schools, determining your child’s learning style, social/emotional wellness, the IEP process, ADHD, and new initiatives in our schools just to name a few.

Please visit our  calendar of events for details about our monthly meetings and upcoming speakers.