Adult Learning Centre

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

Record #: ACT0380
Last Full Update: 23 Jan 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone Head Office 905-873-2200
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Primary Contact Alyson Findlay, Senior Program Coordinator; Email:
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Agency Information

Funding Provincial - Ministry of Labour, 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
  • Georgetown head office Mon, Tue, Thu 9 am-4 pm, Wed 1 pm-9 pm
  • By appointment at satellite locations
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
  • 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 & GED Test Prep 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 a free assessment to determine suitability/eligibility

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, no one is refused service

Site Information

Site Location Service offered at multiple sites across Halton Region
Located In Community Halton Region
Address & Map
Halton Region, ON
Mailing Address c/o Michele Proud 
Box 218 
Georgetown, ON L7G 4Y5

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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Locations for this Service