Literacy South Halton

Site: Burlington Head Office

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments In June 2016 Literacy Council of Burlington and Oakville Literacy Council joined together to represent South Halton residents.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-631-1770
E-Mail info@literacycouncil.ca
Website www.literacysouthhalton.ca
Primary Contact Elaine Austin, Executive Director; Email: elaine@literacycouncil.ca
Alternate Contact Kathy Hall, Skills Training Manager; Email: kathy@literacycouncil.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Upper Canada Place
460 Brant St, Suite 21
Burlington, ON L7R 4B6
 
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Intersection Brant St and James St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name Literacy Council of Burlington ; Oakville Literacy Council
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Offers literacy, numeracy and essential skills services to assist in transitioning to employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1980
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development ; Donations
Elections Annual General Meeting in June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides free and confidential assessment and tutoring to adults one-to-one, or in small groups, in reading, writing, spelling, math, computer literacy and work related literacy.
Hours Mon 10 am-4 pm * Tue, Wed, Thu 10 am-8 pm * seasonal hours may vary
Areas Served Burlington ; Oakville
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 
Individuals who are out of school * special emphasis on literacy, math and computer skills for employment or training and education
Application Call to arrange an interview (leave message if necessary).
Languages English
Fees Membership - Optional Council membership fee for supporters ; Service - literacy student annual registration fee, computer courses ; None - for tutoring
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs

Agency Overview


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