Description (Service) Confidential services to help adults achieve the math, writing and reading skills required for employment and to fully participate in the community * There are Adult Learning Centres in Wiarton, Walkerton, Saugeen Shores, Owen Sound and Collingwood * Sites may also support many locations within the local area. 
Services include: 
* Literacy & Skills program - improve essential communication (reading, writing, oral) and numeracy skills to enhance employment, independence or further training 
* General upgrading in math, reading and writing to achieve goals such as finishing high school, finding work, completing forms, or how to help children with homework 
* English as a Second Language (ESL) 
* Basic Computer Training - personal lesson with instructor or group lesson, call to book appointment * Some lessons available online  
* Family literacy  
* Correspondence courses 
* Support for people with learning disabilities
Service Details
Hours Sep-Jun: Mon-Wed 9:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm * Thu 9:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm, 6 pm-8:30 pm * Fri 9 am-12 noon  
Summer hours (Jun-Aug): Call for details
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Application Call for information or appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
824 1st Ave W
Owen Sound, ON N4K 4K4
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Intersection 1st Ave W and 8th St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-6623 ext 3
Fax 519-376-7170
Primary Contact Roger Hannon, Adult Learning Coordinator; Phone: 705-444-2250; Email:
Service Categories Academic Upgrading ; Computer & Related Technology Classes ; English as a Second Language
Service Category Groups Employment / Training ; Newcomers

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