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Your donation makes a difference

The Learning Disability Association of Washington is a nonprofit with the goal of helping individuals and families affected by learning disabilities. Each donation goes toward supporting programs that benefit the community. Regardless of the amount, each donation makes a difference for those affected by learning disabilities.

Educator training by experts in the field
This in-depth training – discounted to educators – provides familiarization of learning disabilities, methods for identifying signs and symptoms, and strategies for ensuring appropriate accommodations and support methods.

Personalized information, referral, and advocacy service
Available free of charge to families, adults, and professionals needing direction and information relating to learning disabilities (LD), Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD), and/or related conditions. This program enables a live representative to provide personalized assistance, information, support, and professional referrals.

Online Resource Directory
A comprehensive directory maintained by the Association, providing immediate access to over 800 resources for adults, children and professionals in the Puget Sound.

CHOICES Program
A partnership with the King County Drug Diversion Court (KCDDC) to provide the CHOICES Program – a nationally recognized approach to addressing the root causes of incarceration and to break the cycle of recidivism. Graduates of the program earn a dismissal of their criminal charges and can rebuild their lives, reconnect with families, and re-enter their communities as productive employees, volunteers, parents, mentors, and role models. The program has demonstrated key cost savings to tax payers in the region; a recent report has found that the reductions in crime related to Drug Court translated into a net benefit to taxpayers of $22,000 per participant, or a $4 return for every $1 invested.