Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation

Literacy and Basic Skills

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Record #: GEO0319 Last Modified: 06 Dec 2013 Last Full Update: 22 Jul 2013
Record Details
Alternate NameLBS ; Literacy and Basic Skills
AddressGeorgina Island First Nations Public Library
830 Chief Joseph Snake Rd
Georgina Island, On
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Mailing Addressc/o Chippewas of Georgina Island 
Box N-13 
Sutton West, ON L0E 1R0
Office Phone705-437-1337 * Literacy and Basic Skills program: 705-437-4327
Contact 1Patricia Big Canoe, Band Council/Portfolio Holder
Areas ServedGeorgina
HoursLiteracy and Basic Skills program: Mon-Wed & Thurs 9 am-5 pm * Tues 9 am-4 pm and 6 pm-8 pm * Fri 9 am-12 noon
LanguagesEnglish ; Ojibway
EligibilityOntario residents 19 years and older, proficient enough in English to benefit fully from the program, and with literacy and basic skills assessed at less than end of Level 3 of: IALSS (International Adult Literacy and Skills Survey) or OALCF (Ontario Adult Literacy Curriculum Framework) * programming for Native learners
ApplicationCall to arrange interview
DescriptionLiteracy and Basic Skills: Literacy, numeracy and essential skills services that help learners transition to their goals of employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence * specialized services available to Aboriginal community
SubjectsAcademic upgrading ; Literacy instruction ; Native peoples
Block Update EmailsNo