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The Learning Center

Listing Last Update: April 12, 2018

Location

1119 William Street
Buffalo, NY 14206
www.ldaofwny.org

Primary Contact

Carol Pearce

(716) 874-7200 Ext:154

cpearce@ldaofwny.org

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

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Program Overview

TLC provides individualized educational instruction to adults who do not have a high school diploma. We offer small group instruction for individuals who would like to obtain a high school equivalency as well as classes to improve basic literacy in reading, writing and math.


TLC integrates Vocational and job readiness skill building sessions as appropriate to enhance learning.


Services Offered
· Morning and afternoon class schedules with open enrollment
· Assessment of learning style strengths and needs
· Adult Basic Education skills
· An individualized plan with student-defined education and/or employment goals
· Introductory computer skills
· Pre-TASC and TASC Classes
· Assistance in obtaining TASC test accommodations
· Pre vocational and vocational readiness exercises
· TABE testing at intake and at regular intervals
· Post-Secondary and College Prep Services
· HSE Diploma Completion

Mission Statement

The mission of LDA of WNY is to provide high-quality, individualized, comprehensive, and innovative services, which support, educate, and empower individuals with learning and/or developmental disabilities.

Cost info: Must be eligible for Day Habilitation through OPWDD

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

Eligibility: Participants must qualify for Day Habilitation Services through the New York State Office of Persons with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) in order to be eligible for this program.

Program Status:
Active