Halton Catholic District School Board - Thomas Merton Centre for Continuing Education

Site: Oakville - Speers Rd - Oakville Campus

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

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Record #: OAK3434 Last Full Update: 09 Sep 2014
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameHCDSB ; LBS
Contact Information
Office Phone905-849-7555
Fax905-849-9937
E-Mailinfo@mertoncentre.com
Websitewww.haltonalc.com/
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Agency Information
Parent Agency NameHalton Catholic District School Board - Thomas Merton Centre for Continuing Education
Legal Status(30) Provincial Government
FundingProvincial
Service Information
DescriptionLiteracy, numeracy and essential skills services to assist in transitioning to employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence.  
 
The Next Steps/Pathways to Employment program provides learners with special needs the opportunity to develop their literacy and numeracy skills in preparation for employment: 
* small group setting 
* individualized programming 
* non-credit, part time day classes 
* students must be able to set and meet goals
HoursOffice Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm; 
Daytime classes are available * call for class times
DatesNon-credit Academic Upgrading: 
Thomas Merton Secondary School - Oakville 
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9 am-11:30 am and 12:30-3 pm 
 
Next Steps Program: 
Oakville 
Thomas Merton Secondary School 
Tue, Wed, Thu 12:30 pm-3 pm 
 
Georgetown/Milton 
Thomas Merton Centre, Milton 
Tue, Wed 9:30 am-2:30 pm 
 
Pathways to Employment Program: 
Burlington 
Community Living Burlington 
Tue, Wed, Thu 9 am-11:30 am  
 
Areas ServedBurlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville
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
Applicationcall to arrange an interview
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
Site Information
Located In CommunityKerr Village
Address & Map
Thomas Merton Centre for Continuing Education, Oakville Mews
171 Speers Rd, Unit 1
Oakville, ON L6K 3W8
 
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IntersectionKerr St and Speers Rd
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Additional Service Sites
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesAdult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Alternative Schools ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Remedial Education