Business Number: 130389372RR0001

Our Mission

The Literacy Council of South Temiskaming exists to provide help to all area adults with English language literacy needs. This help will be free-of-charge to the learner, confidential and centred upon identified needs. Our service will respect the individual and will be strongly community-oriented.

About Our Charity

The Literacy Council of South Temiskaming is here to provide Literacy and Basic Skills Programs and Training to all area residents aged 19 and up.

This service is free, confidential and centered on your specific needs. 

We offer one-on-one coaching from staff and/or volunteers as well as group learning where appropriate.

We can help you:

Find work, get a better job or keep the job you have already.

Learn the skills to get into the training program or college course that will help you in the future.

Improve the quality of your life at home, help your children, fill out forms, make change, and learn to use the computer.


What People Are Saying

"The Literacy Council of South Temiskaming has helped me in so many ways. I quit high school and was not able to go back. I am upgrading my English and math skills so I can go to college."

— Jesse

"I have attended the Literacy Council and learned how to use a computer. The teachers and students helped me a lot. "

— Vicky

"Being at the Literacy Council has been a great benefit for me because I want to go on to college. The staff are great and want to help you achieve your goal."

— Laura

"The Literacy Council has helped me become a more outgoing person. This place is full of love, fun and discipline. We help each other with work. There is always someone to talk to if you need them. The best thing I could say about this place is seeing people move on."

— Amanda

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