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YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
YMCA Employment Services programs are open to provide remote, virtual and in-person support to those seeking academic upgrading 
* physical offices are open by appointment only (in-person services available when virtual services not possible due to accessibility/technology limitations)
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-681-1140
Fax 905-681-8366
E-Mail ytolearn@ymcahbb.ca
Website www.ytolearn.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ymcajobservices/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/ymca.ets/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/ymca_ets
Primary Contact Pamela Martin, Program Coordinator; Phone: 905-681-1140 ext 6234; Email: pamela.martin@ymcahbb.ca
Alternate Contact Christina Cassar, Program Coordinator-CLI; Phone: 905-681-1140 ext 6218; Email: christina.cassar@ymcahbb.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Paul Shelton, Volunteer Opportunities; Phone: 905-681-1140 ext 6263; Email: paul.shelton@ymcahbb.ca
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1986
Primary Executive Lily Lumsden, Senior Regional Manager, YMCA Employment Services; Email: lily.lumsden@ymcahbb.ca
Alternate Executive Christine VandeGraaf, General Manager; Email: christine.vandegraaf@ymcahbb.ca
Funding Provincial ; Federal ; Fundraising ; United Way ; Private
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
YMCA Employment Services programs are open to provide remote, virtual and in-person support to those seeking academic upgrading 
* physical offices are open by appointment only (in-person services available when virtual services not possible due to accessibility/technology limitations) 
 
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Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
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 appointment or email ytolearn@ymcahbb.ca
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Ron Edwards Family YMCA
500 Drury Lane, Lower Level
Burlington, ON L7R 2X2
 
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Intersection Drury Lane and New St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Academic Upgrading ; Adult Literacy
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs

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