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From its beginning in 1977, the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) has worked to bring hope and help into the lives of children and adults with learning disabilities. NCLD carries out its mission in three important ways to benefit the 15 million children, adolescents and adults nationwide with learning disabilities:


We create and disseminate essential information for parents and educators, providing help and hope.


We develop and deliver programs and promote research to improve instruction, assessment and support services for individuals with learning disabilities.


We mobilize parents to strengthen rights and opportunities for all individuals who struggle to learn.

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