Atikokan Literacy Inc

Site: Adult Learning Centre

Service: Essential Skills

Description & Services
Public Comments Coordinates free income tax preparation through community volunteers for seniors, low-income individuals, youth and persons living on social assistance; program runs from early March to Apr 30th, contact Adult Literacy Centre for more information
Description (Agency) Offers programs and services to assist individuals to develop the essential skills to achieve greater employability through further education
Agency Services
Description (Service) Offers programs and services to assist individuals to develop the essential skills to achieve greater employability through further education 
  • Provides literacy, numeracy and essential skills services 
  • Supports in clarifying, upgrading goals  
  • Develops training plan to achieve goals 
  • Provides academic upgrading services to help individuals develop the necessary skills for entry into college based post secondary education and training programs (such as apprenticeship) 
  • Offers General Educational Development (GED) preparation 
  • Assists with transportation and child care funding if required
Hours Mon-Wed 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm * Thu 9 am-12 noon * Fri 1 pm-4 pm as needed
Areas Served Atikokan ; Rainy River
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
  • Individuals requiring upgrading of skills 
  • Individuals who are out of school  
  • Special emphasis on individuals receiving social assistance through Ontario Works
Application
  • Call for information 
  • Registration required for programs
Languages English
Fees Program - Books, materials, and supplies for small group courses; Some fees apply for specific courses
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-597-1242
Fax 807-597-4682
E-Mail atikokan.literacy@gmail.com
Website www.atikokanliteracy.com
Primary Executive Becky Groulx, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Jinx Stus, Instructor
Site Location Rawn Road Centre which also houses Atikokan Daycare Centre
Located In Community Atikokan
Address 25 Rawn Rd
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
 
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Intersection Rawn Rd and Maple Cres
Mailing Address PO Box 2116 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD)