Literacy North Halton

Site: Adult Learning Centre Georgetown

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-873-2200
Fax 905-873-2210
Primary Contact Dympna Dewar, Executive Director, Adult Learning Centre; Email:
Alternate Contact Alyson Findlay
Site Information
Located In Community Georgetown
Address & Map
72 Mill St, Ste 206
Georgetown, ON L7G 2C9
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Intersection Main St S and Mill St
Mailing Address PO Box 218 
Georgetown, ON L7G 4Y5
Accessibility Not Accessible ; but clients can access service at other locations
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name LBS
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Offers literacy, numeracy and essential skills services to assist in transitioning to employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence.

* one-on-one and small group tutoring * outreach programs for clients * volunteer recruitment and training * development of adult literacy resource materials * development of literacy projects depending on the availability of grants * advocacy for adult literacy, through memberships in provincial and literacy organizations
Hours Tue 9 am-4 pm * Wed 1 pm-4 pm, 6 pm-9 pm * Thu 9 am-4 pm * closed Fri
Dates continuous intake
Areas Served Acton ; Georgetown ; Milton
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Primarily serves adult learners wanting to improve their literacy and numeracy skills to achieve goals of further education and training, employment or increased independence  
* must have facility in English (and/or French for French programs) and literacy skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario curriculum  
* call for eligibility information
Application call to arrange an interview
Languages English
Fees None ; tuition is free * program registration fee - based on sliding scale * no one is refused service
Categories and Classification
Main Category Employment / Training
Secondary Category Academic Upgrading ; Adult Literacy
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Literacy Testing

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