Literacy North Halton

Site: Adult Learning Centre Georgetown

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

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Record #: ACT0380 Last Full Update: 23 Aug 2013
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameLBS
Contact Information
Office Phone905-873-2200
Primary ContactDympna Dewar, Executive Director, Adult Learning Centre; Email:
Alternate ContactAlyson Findlay
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameLiteracy North Halton
Legal Status(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
FundingRegional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Service Information
Description (Service)Literacy and Basic Skills: 
* 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 
HoursTue 9 am-4 pm * Wed 1 pm-4 pm, 6 pm-9 pm * Thu 9 am-4 pm * closed Fri 
Datescontinuous intake
Areas ServedActon ; Georgetown ; Milton
EligibilityAges: 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 
Applicationcall to arrange an interview
FeesNone ; tuition is free * program registration fee - based on sliding scale * no one is refused service
Site Information
Located In CommunityGeorgetown
Address & Map
72 Mill St, Ste 206
Georgetown, ON L7G 2C9
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Mailing AddressPO Box 218 
Georgetown, ON L7G 4Y5
AccessibilityNot Accessible ; but clients can access service at other locations
Additional Service Sites
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesAdult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Literacy Testing
Other Details
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