Decoda Literacy is the only province-wide literacy organization in British Columbia. Working with a coordinated network, Decoda provides resources, training and funds to support 1,300 community-based literacy programs and initiatives in 400 communities across BC. These programs support 200,000 children and families, youth, adult and senior learners, and people from Aboriginal and immigrant communities in an effort to build strong individuals, strong families and strong communities.
Decoda is derived from the word decode, which means to create understanding and to unravel the mystery - literacy helps us make sense of the modern world.
To increase the literacy and learning skills of children and families, youth, adults, and seniors to improve their quality of life at home, at work and in the community.
A British Columbia where everyone has the literacy skills they need.