Literacy South Halton

Site: Oakville Satellite Office

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-469-8528
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Primary Contact Elaine Austin, Executive Director; Phone: 905-631-1770; Email:
Site Information
Site Location Woodside Branch, Oakville Public Library, Lower Level
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Oakville Public Library, Woodside Branch
1274 Rebecca St, lower level
Oakville, ON L6L 1Z2
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Intersection Third Line and Rebecca St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name Literacy Council of Burlington ; Oakville Literacy Council (July 2016)
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1986
Primary Executive Mark Clayton, President; Email:
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development ; Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations
Elections June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Volunteer tutors are trained in the internationally recognized Laubach method and then matched with a student. 
* help students clarify upgrading goals related to further education/training, employment or increasing their independence 
* develop a personalized training plan 
* academic upgrading for entry to college-based post-secondary education and training programs such as apprenticeship 
* service is free (small registration fee) 
Adult computer courses 
* 10 week computer instruction (small fee) for adults with little or no computer skills 
* 2 program locations: 
* Oakville Public Library, Central Branch, 120 Navy Street 
* Oakville Public Library, Iroquois Ridge Branch, 1051 Glenashton Drive 
* call to register or for more information
Hours Mon, Thu 10 am-2 pm
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up
Application volunteer tutor application; student interview and assessment
Languages English
Fees Membership - $20 annually ; None - for tutoring
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Computer and Related Technology Classes
Other Details
Resources Brochure/Website

Agency Overview

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