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SAVE THE DATE! APRIL 26th, 9am-3pm!

Posted by on January - 23 - 2018

The Spring Marché is back! Mark your calendars! Join us at Lake Forest Club on Thursday, April 26th from 9am – 3pm. Wonderful shopping, raffle items and a tasty bistro lunch (available for purchase) All proceeds raised support our “Make a Difference” grant program. This year, 2017-18, the LDA has awarded over $25,000 to our area Read More…

Every year, the Gorton Community Center hosts a fabulous “Kids Only” Holiday Shopping Boutique, complete with gifts under $10 from local shops, helpful “elves” and gift wrapping. This year, our special kids, who might find an event like this overwhelming, will be able to participate! Join the merriment at Gorton on December 6th, from 1:00-2:oo, where children of Read More…

2017 TASH Conference, Dec. 13-15 in Atlanta

Posted by on November - 15 - 2017

Each year, the TASH Conference brings together a diverse community of stakeholders who gain information, learn about resources, and connect with others across the country to strengthen the disability field. This year’s conference theme, “Still We Rise for Equity, Opportunity, and Inclusion,” shows the resilience of individuals with disabilities and their families across the lifespan. Conference attendees Read More…

I.E.P Speaker Event

Posted by on September - 26 - 2017

Thank you to Districts 65, 67, 115, NSSED and YOU… for attending, learning and working hard on behalf of your children! Hopefully you now know the answers to the “Who? What? When? Why? How?” If you missed our wonderfully informative event or would like to share the presentation with a parent, please see below or click Read More…

Blaze Buddy Ball 2017

Posted by on May - 8 - 2017

Children with various learning and physical disabilities are paired with Blaze buddies to play the great game of baseball. Buddy Ball is a co-ed event open to all ages and is free of charge.
May 14 & 21 and June 4, 11 & 18 at 4:00 PM
Westbrook Fields, 1333 Greenwood Road
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Lake Bluff & Lake Forest Preschool Screenings

Posted by on January - 20 - 2017

Free Developmental/Educational Screenings for Lake Bluff and Lake Forest preschoolers:
Lake Bluff Elementary School – Wednesday, September 13
Lake Forest – Friday, September 22, 2017
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Learning Disability Basics

Posted by on April - 30 - 2015

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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