Essential Skills Ontario


Business Number: 128221769RR0001

About This Charity

Our Mission

Essential Skills Ontario inspires and leads the development of literacy and essential skills solutions through excellence in collaboration, research and innovation. We envision an Ontario where all adults have the opportunities and support to gain the literacy and essential skills they need to reach their potential in an ever-changing world.

About Our Charity

Essential Skills Ontario's Goals:

• To understand the state of literacy and essential skills in Ontario and provide insights to governments, the literacy field and other organizations to enable them to shape policy and guide program development

• To foster innovation in literacy and essential skills solutions

• To lead collaboration among stakeholders on issues of a province-wide or fundamental nature and initiate partnerships and alliances so as to broaden the support for literacy and essential skills efforts in the province

Essential Skills Ontario was established in 1987, along with 12 other provincial and territorial coalitions as part of a pan-Canadian framework.

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