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Literacy South Halton

Site: Burlington Head Office

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
Open virtually * email info@literacycouncil.ca or leave a message at 905-631-1770 
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 Alexandra Moorshead, Executive Director; Email: alexandra@literacycouncil.ca
Alternate Contact Kathy Hall, Skills Training Manager; Email: kathy@literacycouncil.ca
Contact Form literacysouthhalton.ca/contact-us/
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 Training, Colleges and Universities ; Grants ; Donations
Elections Annual General Meeting in June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
Open virtually * email info@literacycouncil.ca or leave a message at 905-631-1770 
Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills  
* volunteer tutors are trained in the internationally recognized Laubach method and then matched with a student  
* helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence 
Adult computer courses 
* 6 week computer instruction for adults with little or no computer skills 
* improve job search skills and participate in hands-on exercises 
* call office for more information and course dates
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 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario curriculum * must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange an interview (leave message if necessary)
Languages English
Fees Membership - $20 annually for members and supporters ; None - for students
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Upper Canada Place
460 Brant St, Suite 21
Burlington, ON L7R 4B6
View Google Map
Intersection Brant St and James St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Academic Upgrading ; Adult Literacy ; Computer & Related Technology Classes
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Computer and Related Technology Classes

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