Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation

Site: Sydney Bay Rd

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

Description (Service) Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * Helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence 
Offers online, one-to-one and small group learning options * All materials are provided * Also offers service coordination and referrals to other services, transportation and lunch 
Programs include: 
* Anishinaabemowin language classes 
* reading circles 
* Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) 
* independent study 
* Academic And Career Entrance (ACE) program - High school equivalency 
* General Educational Development (GED) study - for High School Equivalency Certificate 
* social media online courses 
* Mino Nendmowin - culturally responsive program features visiting elders who deliver services related to learning
Service Details
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri by appointment * Hours may vary to reflect the needs of the community
Areas Served Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation ; South Bruce Peninsula
Boundaries Chippewas of Nawash
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Ontario residents 19 years and older with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * Must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange interview * Stop in during hours of operation * Email with inquiry
Languages English ; Ojibway ; Anishinaabemowin
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation
Address & Map
376 Sydney Bay Rd
Neyaashiinigmiing, ON N0H 2T0
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Intersection Sydney Bay Rd and 401 Rd
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-534-5092
Fax 519-534-5142
Primary Contact Byron Millette, Program Coordinator
Mailing Address 135 Lakeshore Blvd 
Neyaashiinigmiing, ON N0H 2T0
Service Categories Academic Upgrading ; All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Language Instruction
Service Category Groups Arts / Culture ; Employment / Training ; Indigenous Peoples

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