Increasing the capacity of adults to participate fully in the community through opportunities to acquire new skills
Literacy in your community and beyond
Many adults in Haldimand and Norfolk have reading, writing or math skills below high school level. The Haldimand-Norfolk Literacy Council’s dedicated volunteer tutors and staff work with adults who need to upgrade their skills.
We provide free, confidential, small group and one-to-one tutor instruction in a classroom setting. Adults 19+
Learner centered, goal directed, self-paced, supportive learning
In Canada, 42% of adults need some help with reading and writing, 50% need help with numeracy, and 68% need help with problem-solving (Adult Literacy and Life Skills (ALL) Survey, 2005).