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Alternate Name OCR
Legal Name The Portia Learning Centre Inc.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kanata
Address & Map
50 Steacie Dr
Kanata, ON K2K 2A9
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Intersection March Rd and Teron Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Treatment for children with Autism and developmental disorders and delays * uses Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI) based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) * comprehensive early intervention program follows a developmental curriculum to teach the core elements of socialization, communication, play skill, academic skill and many others * learning through what motivates each child * parent involvement 
Stable learning environment * one-on-one therapy * group and classroom setting * home programs and consultative services * Other services: speech and language pathologist * occupational services * social programs * Jumpstart programs * workshops for parents and professionals
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kanata ; Ottawa ; Whitby
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information.
Languages English
Fees Service
Service Categories Autism Therapy ; Behavioural Learning Therapy ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-591-9966
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Shelley Brown, Clinical Director
Alternate Contact Pam Giles, Clinical Coordinator; Email:
Primary Executive Karen McArthur, President and Chief Executive Officer
Other Details
Established 2006
Funding Fees
Print Material Information kit
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Staff certified by their respective professional associations

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