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Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1986
Primary Executive Michele Proud, Executive Director
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Immigration, Training and Skills Development

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital literacy, communication and interpersonal skills
  • helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence 
  • one-on-one and small group tutoring - reading, writing & basic math
  • computer skills for employment
  • academic upgrading - College prep/GED test prep
Hours Mon by appointment only, Tue 9 am-4 pm, Wed 1 pm-4 pm and 6 pm-9 pm, Thu 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Acton
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
  • ESL learners must demonstrate language proficiency at a minimum of Canadian Language Benchmark level 6
  • Adult Tutoring Program serves learners up to grade 9 level
  • Sheridan ACE Program serves learners at high school equivalency level
  • Computer Skills for Work program serves learners who require basic computer knowledge for the workplace or further training
  • all participants must complete an assessment to determine suitability/eligibility
Application Call or visit the website to arrange attendance at an information session * continuous intake
Languages English
Fees None - tuition is free * small resource/materials fee - based on sliding scale, no one is refused service

Site Information

Located In Community Acton
Address & Map
Halton Hills Public Library
17 River St
Acton, ON L7J 1C2
 
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Intersection Main St N and River St
Mailing Address c/o Michele Proud 
Box 218 
Georgetown, ON L7G 4Y5
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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