Who We Are

Professionals in the Field of Learning Disabilities

Our Staff

Alison Brindle, MA, FCMA (UK) (she/her)

Alison Brindle, MA, FCMA (UK) (she/her)

Executive Director

Katie Jacobs, MA (she/her)

Katie Jacobs, MA (she/her)

General Manager

Amna Azhar, B.Comm (she/her)

Amna Azhar, B.Comm (she/her)

Communication and Events Coordinator

Fran O’Donnell (they/them)

Fran O’Donnell (they/them)

Communications Assistant

Julie Yocom Armstrong (she/her) - Honours BA, B.Ed, OCT# 200817

Julie Yocom Armstrong (she/her) - Honours BA, B.Ed, OCT# 200817

Special Education Specialist

Program Staff

Instructional Remediation

Debbie Levy Stock- BA, BEd, RECE, OCT,C/O-G (she/her)

Debbie Levy Stock- BA, BEd, RECE, OCT,C/O-G (she/her)

Certified Orton-Gillingham Tutor

Afshan Parvaiz, BA, Associate OG (she/her)

Afshan Parvaiz, BA, Associate OG (she/her)

Associate Orton-Gillingham Tutor

Mastering Mathematics and Reading Rocks Program

Samantha Sweet (she/her) - Hon. B.Sc., Hon. B.Ed., OCT #666228

Samantha Sweet (she/her) - Hon. B.Sc., Hon. B.Ed., OCT #666228

Spec. Ed Specialist

Assistive Technology Program

Ryan Hamilton, MEd, OCT (he/him)

Ryan Hamilton, MEd, OCT (he/him)

Assistive Technology Program Facilitator

Typing Skills Program

Lilia Houser (she/her)

Lilia Houser (she/her)

Typing Skills Program Facilitator

Social Skills Program

Olivia Fong (she/her)

Olivia Fong (she/her)

Social Skills Program Facilitator

S.O.A.R Senior Program

Michayla Del Guidice (she/her) - SSW Diploma., B.A., Master of Education in Student Affairs Candidate

Michayla Del Guidice (she/her) - SSW Diploma., B.A., Master of Education in Student Affairs Candidate

SOAR Snr. Facilitator

Executive Functioning Program

Kim Corbin (she/her) Honours B.A.; Professional Masters of Education in Curriculum and Pedagogy

Kim Corbin (she/her) Honours B.A.; Professional Masters of Education in Curriculum and Pedagogy

Executive Functioning Program Facilitator

Core Skills Support Staff

Brittini Ogden (she/her) - B.Sc., B.Ed, OCT #671069

Brittini Ogden (she/her) - B.Sc., B.Ed, OCT #671069

Math

Core Skills Support Staff 

Peter Cunningham (he/him)

Peter Cunningham (he/him)

Math

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We are a registered charitable organization that does not receive any government funding to support our initiatives. Your gift will help us to ensure we can continue providing our programs and services to support those who are impacted by Learning Disabilities in Halton and Hamilton.

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