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Welcome to ONBIDA!

The Ontario Branch of the International Dyslexia Association is committed to providing information, support and advocacy for individuals with dyslexia, their families and educators  in Ontario.   We hope the many resources on this website are helpful in giving you a better understanding of dyslexia, the importance of early identification and effective intervention and other ways to support a child or adult with dyslexia.

Liisa Freure, President, ONBIDA

Latest News

Webinar – What’s Math Got To Do With It? Math Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, & ADHD

10 March 2018

What’s Math Got To Do With It? Math Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, & ADHD will be presented Wed Apr 4 @ […]

Webinar – Fluency – The Road to Reading Comprehension, Wed March 28

10 March 2018

Fluency: The Road to Reading Comprehension, will be presented by Andrew Stetkevich on Wed March 28, 9pm EST (6pm PST).  […]

Visit ONBIDA @ Reading for the Love of It Conference!

22 February 2018

Visit ONBIDA @ the Reading for the Love of It Conference tomorrow Friday Feb 23, Sheraton Centre Hotel, Toronto!

Survey re. digital keyboard design

18 February 2018

April Sun from the Ontario College of Art and Design (Graphic design) is looking for people with dyslexia to complete a short […]

Access to CELA services for educators and other professionals – webinars

14 February 2018

The Centre for Equitable Library Access offers audio-books to people with print disability (dyslexia), vision issues or physical disabilities. The […]

CELA webinar recording now available!

14 February 2018

Click here to see the recorded webinar from February 8, 2018 and how to download and listen to audio-books from CELA […]

Orton-Gillingham Academy Annual Conference Apr 13-14 Charlotte, NC

14 February 2018

Registration is now open for the Annual Conference of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators being held on April […]

Free webinar: Accessible audio and e-books from the Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA) and Bookshare

20 January 2018

CELA is offering members and friends of IDA Ontario a free 45-minute webinar on CELA services and how to download […]

Structured Word Inquiry Workshop, Toronto, Feb.10, 2018

11 January 2018

Structured Word Inquiry Workshop Saturday, February 10, 2018 9:30—5:00 pm Northlea United Church 125 Brentcliffe Road, Toronto This workshop will […]