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The Financial Industry Community Aid Program (FICAP) has announced Learning Links as their newest charity partner. A wonderful win for Learning Links that will greatly support the educational needs of children and families with learning difficulties and disabilities. We are thrilled to be selected as one of the FICAP charities said Learning Links CEO, Birgitte Maibom. “The funding support Read more

Simon Birmingham, Minister for Education and Training together with David Coleman MP, Member for Banks met with Learning Links Chairman, Greg Wallace and CEO, Birgitte Maibom to discuss the challenges faced by children with learning difficulties and disabilities. This was an opportunity to highlight to the Minister the real experiences of children and their families dealing with learning Read more

Children and families attending Learning Links Preschool in Peakhurst are set to benefit from a significant grant provided by Club Central Hurstville. Part of the $43,000 funding granted to Learning Links in 2017 will be put towards the replacement of soft fall rubber flooring in the outdoor place area used for children’s therapy and motor skill development. Club Central has been a proud Read more

  The Learning Links raffle has now been drawn and the winners are...... First prize           K Abeyasinghe      $5000 Flight Centre Gift Card Second prize      A.C. Smart           Electronics Package Third prize          Peter Orton          Family Fun Package   Thank Read more

  Learning Links’ vision is a community where disadvantage and difficulties learning are no longer a barrier to a fulfilling life. The ‘Reading For Life Program’ is an evidence based program designed to target children in years 3-5 who are struggling and falling behind in their literacy development. Campbelltown Catholic Club is proud to partner with Learning Links by providing Read more

6a/7 Meridian Place, Bella Vista  NSW 2153 On the 11th of February 2017, Learning Links will officially start to provide learning services from Bella Vista, in the Hills District of Sydney. From this new location, Learning Links professionals will provide services in schools and early childhood settings to help children who are falling behind due to learning difficulties such as Read more

It may feel hard to find 20 minutes each day to read with your child, but the cost of not doing this is far too great. Children who read for just 20 minutes per day see 1.8 million words each year and have scores on standardised tests in the 90th percentile (because they have experienced so many words!). Compare this with the child who is reading for just 1 minute per day, they only see 8000 Read more

$43,000+ RAISED FOR KIDS' CHARITY On October 20th Richmond Club hosted a Charity Race Day at Hawkesbury Race Club. The day was a huge success with more than $43,000 raised for Learning Links. Also great news! The memorandum of understanding to construct a state-of-the-art children's health and wellbeing centre, a joint Read more