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Deaf Literacy Initiative

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Contact Information
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Primary Contact Anselmo DeSousa, Acting Executive Director
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Agency Information
Description (Agency) Ontario’s umbrella organization for literacy in the Deaf and Deaf-Blind community. Services are accessible and culturally appropriate.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Regional support organization for adult literacy programs
  • professional development, public awareness and community education 
  • promotion of action on literacy 
  • training for literacy workers 
  • literacy community planning 
  • information and referral for literacy and basic skills
Hours Hours vary, call for information
Areas Served Ontario
  • agencies with programs as outlined, or having an interest in literacy issues 
  • adults 19 years and older who would like information on literacy or basic skills upgrading
Application Call to arrange interview
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Georgetown
Address & Map
Georgetown, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 13564 
3-3221 Derry Rd W 
Mississauga, ON L5N 8G5
Physical Access Not Applicable - Mailing address
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities
HCSD Sub Heading Advocacy for People with Disabilities
Service Categories Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Literacy Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Hearing Loss ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Hearing Loss ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Literacy Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hearing Loss ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Literacy Issues

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