District School Board of Niagara

Site: St Catharines - Church St

Service: Niagara Adult Literacy for the Deaf

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-988-1450 or text only 905-933-1466
Fax 905-682-5687
E-Mail NALD@dsbn.org
Website www.dsbn.org/community
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Primary Contact Shirley Henley, LBS coordinator; Phone: 905-988-1450 ext 2; Email: Shirley.henley@dsbn.org
Alternate Contact Ed Stavnitzky, Community Education Services administrator; Phone: 905-646-3737; Email: Ed.stavnitzky@dsbn.org
Primary Executive Warren Hoshizaki, Director of Education; Phone: 905-641-1550; Email: Warren.Hoshizaki@dsbn.org
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
Stokes Community
36 Page St
St Catharines, ON L2R 4A7
 
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Intersection Page St and Davidson St
Mailing Address Box 404 
Stokes Building 
36 Page St 
St Catharines, On L2R 4A7
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) This program is designed and facilitated in a bi-literacy environment to allow Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deafened adults who wish to further their literacy skills, post-secondary education an/or training program opportunities. The program is provided in a barrier free classroom setting facilitated in American Sign Language (ASL) by using a learner centered approach. 
 
Program opportunities include but are not limited to:  
- Academic upgrading 
- Communications skills 
- Numeracy 
- Computer technology 
- Deaf culture 
- Job Readiness/Placements 
- Drivers Education  
- American Sign Language
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-3 pm * Evening classes sometimes available - call or email for information
Dates Sep-Jun
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deafened adults.
Application Registration form is filled out followed by an intake interview
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees None - Free to all eligible participants
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Service Categories Adult Literacy Programs ~ Hearing Loss

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