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Learning Disabilities

A neurological disorder that affects one or more of the basic psychological processes involved in understanding or in using spoken or written language. The disability may manifest itself in an imperfect ability to listen, think, speak, read, write, spell or to do mathematical calculations. Learning disabilities should not be confused with learning problems which are primarily the result of visual, hearing, or motor handicaps; of intellectual disabilities; of emotional disturbance; or of environmental, cultural or economic disadvantages.

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Thru: Literacy Volunteers of Ontario-Yates Inc.

Ages 16 years and older.

Literacy Volunteers of Ontario County

208 S Main Street
Canandaigua, NY

Literacy Volunteers of Yates County

117 E Elm Street
Penn Yan, NY

Thru: The Norman Howard School

Students in grades 5–12 with special learning needs including those with classifications of Learning Disability, Other Health Impairment, Speech and Language Impairment, or Autism. Candidates for admission benefit from an academic program and do not require significant behavioral and​/or communication interventions. Call for more information.

The Norman Howard School

275 Pinnacle Road
Rochester, NY

School hours: M-F 8:30AM-3:17PM.

Thru: DePaul

WorkGuide offers a wide range of services to assist consumers in obtaining long-term employment in their chosen field. Programs are offered to Monroe County residents who qualify for Adult Career and Continuing Education Services – Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR).
Spanish, American Sign Language (ASL) with prior notice.

DePaul WorkGuide

1000 University Avenue
Suite 300
Rochester, NY