Anne was involved with the Council for over a year and was able to show amazing progress. Her tutor helped Anne develop skills on job search and writing … Continue reading Profile: Anne S.
Become a one-to-one tutor at the Literacy Council: Training is Provided. Imagine helping someone learn to read a driver’s manual, or read notes for work. Help adults improve their skills for employment, further education or for their personal lives. Our … Continue reading Volunteering
Did you know that 22% of the population of Durham Region do not have the literacy skills they need? Literacy is a person’s ability to understand … Continue reading What is Literacy?
Are you interested in volunteering but not certain if you want to tutor? How about becoming a board member? The Council is currently seeking new and … Continue reading Board Members Needed!
Through the hard work of volunteers and supports the Council has enabled adults to read to their grandchildren for the first time or develop the skills … Continue reading Support the Gift of Learning
Join us June 28th at the Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens (21 Garrard Rd., Whitby) for our annual Learner and Volunteer Recognition evening. This year we are … Continue reading Summer BBQ to Celebrate Our Learners and Volunteers!