S.T.Y.L.E. Program (Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport)
The Learning Disabilities Association of Toronto in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism Culture and Sport, is proud to announce that the S.T.Y.L.E. program (Skills Training for Youth Through Learning and Education) will be heading into our 6th year!
The S.T.Y.L.E. program is focused on providing academic remediation in addition to improving awareness of nutrition, health and well-being. The program, which is offered free of cost, is comprised of the following elements:
- Academic Tutoring
- Physical Activity – Student involvement in a range of physical activities including yoga, walking/running club, aerobics, soccer and basketball.
- Personal health and wellness – Social skills training and LD specific life skills coaching including communication, problem solving, time management, organizational skills and interpersonal relationships.
- Health and Nutrition – Making healthy food choices, menu planning and learning to prepare healthy snacks.
S.T.Y.L.E is presently available within the following Toronto high schools. Please note that at this present moment, only youth attending/registered in the schools listed below are able to access this program,
- Cedarbrae C.I
- Bendale BTI
- L’Amoreaux C.I
- Dr Norman Bethune C.I
- Northview Height S.S
- CW Jefferys C.I
- St. Basil, The Great, College
- Oakwood C.I
- St Mary C.S.S
We are excited to announce that STYLE have EXPANDED again for the 2013/2014 academic year! We welcome our new schools listed in colour above to our STYLE educational team! If you don’t see your school and want to make STYLE apart of your school, please contact Katie Bushie, Program Manager.
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New program intakes for this unique program from a LD perspective have once again opened for this 2013/2014 academic calendar and spaces are filling fast. For more information on STYLE in the above schools and your youth attending, please contact Katie Bushie, Program Manager at 416 229 9046.