GTAFA Learning Centre

Service: Technology and Education Learning Centre

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Record #: NKT1809 Last Modified: 13 Jun 2015 Last Full Update: 27 May 2014
Record Details
Alternate NameGTA Faith Alliance
Former NameGTA Faith Alliance
Office Phone905-237-7711
Primary ContactBita Shakiba, Administrative Assistance and Operations Manager, GTAFA Learning Centre; Phone: 905-237-7711; Fax: 905-237-7712; Email:
Volunteer CoordinatorMichelle Merdith, Volunteer Director of Education, GTAFA Learning Centre; Phone: 905-237-7711; Email:
Primary ExecutiveRev Don Meredith, Co-Founder and Executive Director, GTAFA Learning Centre; Phone: 905-237-7711
FundingFederal - 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
Hours9:30 am-8 pm Program Hours 
Office Hours: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Datesyear round
Areas ServedToronto (City of) ; York Region
EligibilityAges: 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
ApplicationCall for information
LanguagesEnglish ; Arabic ; Farsi ; Zorastrian
FeesNone - for ages 14-28 ; Older participants pay a subsidized fee * fees are also covered for Ontario Works and Ontario Disability participants
Located In CommunityRichmond Hill
Address & Map
GTAFA Learning Centre
500 Edward Ave SE, Unit 1, 2nd Flr
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 4Y9
IntersectionBetween Yonge and Bayview off Elgin Mills
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Free parking is available
Service CategoriesAdult 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