The Learning Center Parent Association (TLCPA)

The Learning Center Parent Association (TLCPA) is established for the purpose of supporting the education of children at Marie Philip School, Badavas Parent Infant Program, and Walden School by fostering relationships among the school, parents, and teachers. Parents of students currently attending The Learning Center for the Deaf’s programs are automatically members of The Learning Center for the Deaf Parent Association (TLCPA). 

Meetings are held the first Thursday of the month at 6:30 PM via Zoom, unless otherwise noted. All parents and guardians are welcome. Meetings are conducted in ASL and spoken English. Multilingual interpretation can be requested at any time.

TLCPA Board Members:

President: Thea Cabral
Secretary/Co-Treasurer: Laura Richards
Fundraising Chair: Ashley Cameron

upcoming events:

Trunk or Treat
Join TLCPA for a free family event!
Saturday, October 29, 2022
3:00 - 5:00 PM
Kellogg Street, Lower Parking Lot
Costumes are permitted. Decorate your vehicles; Prepare to give out treats!

view flyer 

Upcoming Meetings:

General TLCPA Meeting
Thursday, October 6th, 2022
6:30 PM EST
Zoom Link:
Meeting ID: 975 3235 2448
Passcode: 912661

Conducted in ASL with spoken English interpreting. All are welcome!

To request multilingual interpreting, please email
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A Message from Thea Cabral on behalf of TLCPA Secretary/Co-Treasurer, Laura Richards

"I want to join the TLCPA Board to give back to the place that has given our family so much. I am ready to get working, meet more community members, and learn what I can do to better support our families."

(Full English transcript in YouTube)

2022 Meeting Dates

January 6

February 3

March 3

April 7

May 5

June 2