GTAFA Learning Centre

Service: Technology and Education Learning Centre

Record Details
Alternate Name GTA Faith Alliance
Former Name GTA Faith Alliance
Office Phone 905-237-7711
Fax 905-237-7712
Primary Contact Bita Shakiba, Administrative Assistance and Operations Manager, GTAFA Learning Centre; Phone: 905-237-7711; Fax: 905-237-7712; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Michelle Merdith, Volunteer Director of Education, GTAFA Learning Centre; Phone: 905-237-7711; Email:
Established 2002
Primary Executive Rev Don Meredith, Co-Founder and Executive Director, GTAFA Learning Centre; Phone: 905-237-7711
Funding Federal - Citizenship and Immigrations Canada ; Donations ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Description (Service) Provides free and low cost (subsidized) training to youths and newcomers, adults and seniors and assistance with job skills and placement * Academic tutoring,including Math, English, etc * Life skills and referrals
Hours 9:30 am-8 pm Program Hours 
Office Hours: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Dates year round
Areas Served Toronto (City) ; York Region
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 100 year(s) 
Participants between the ages of 12 - 28 and newcomers are free or subsidized while older participants study at a subsidized cost * fees are based on individual needs
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Arabic ; Farsi ; Zorastrian
Fees None - for ages 14-28 ; Older participants pay a subsidized fee * fees are also covered for Ontario Works and Ontario Disability participants
Located In Community Richmond Hill
Address & Map
GTAFA Learning Centre
500 Edward Ave SE, Unit 1, 2nd Flr
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 4Y9
Intersection Between Yonge and Bayview off Elgin Mills
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Free parking is available
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ~ Computer and Related Technology Classes ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ~ Youth ; Internship Programs ; Prejob Guidance ~ Youth ; Repair Services ~ Occupation Specific Job Training ; Subject Tutoring ~ Youth ; Youth Employment Programs