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Literal Change

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments COVID19 - All lessons conducted online * tablets provided if accessibility is an issue * contact for details or visit LC website
Contact Information
E-Mail info@literalchange.com
Website www.literalchange.com
Primary Contact Erin Leigh, Youth Literacy Initiative Coordinator
Alternate Contact Erin Leigh, Youth Literacy Initiative Coordinator
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Literacy development and support * registered charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Robyn Keystone, Co-Executive Director
Alternate Executive Martha Jodhan, Co-Executive Director
Funding Provincial ; Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 -- All lessons conducted online * tablets provided if accessibility is an issue * contact for details

One-on-one tutoring and support for literacy, English reading, writing, English as a Second Language (ESL), General Education Development (GED) high school equivalency preparation, high school diploma completion
Hours COVID19 - All lessons conducted online, tablets provided if accessibility is an issue -- contact for details
Office -- Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * lesson times vary based on need and availability
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area * Toronto East and Toronto South Detention Centres
Eligibility Adults 18 years and older, with less than grade 12 English literacy level, working toward GED or high school diploma or in need of ESL support * youth struggling with English reading and writing, including ESL * also current or former inmates of Toronto East and Toronto South Detention Centres

Residency Requirements: Greater Toronto Area * Toronto East and Toronto South Detention Centres
Application For youth program, contact erin@literalchange.com; for adult program, contact info@literalchange.com
Languages Other - Interpretation available for other languages, dependent on need and participating volunteers
Fees None ; Availability of financial support for GED and High School Diploma courses dependent on current resources and level of need
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
Canada
 
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Mailing Address RPO; PO Box 59083, Dundas St 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M6R 3B5
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19 ; Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Academic Upgrading ; Adult Literacy ; Supports for Families ; Supports for Newcomers
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Correctional Education ; GED/High School Equivalency Test Instruction ; Youth Literacy Programs

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