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Port Cares

Site: Port Colborne - Charlotte St

Service: The Learning Centre - Literacy and Basic Skills

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-834-3629
Fax 905-835-6600
Primary Contact Tanya Bouchard, Manager, Employment Ontario Programs, Port Cares; Phone: 905-834-3629 ext 271; Email:
Primary Executive Christine Clark Lafleur, Executive Director
Site Details
Areas Served Port Colborne ; Wainfleet ; and surrounding communities
Located In Community Port Colborne
Address & Map
92 Charlotte St
Port Colborne, ON L3K 3E1
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Intersection Charlotte St and Catharine St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Services are available by telephone or scheduled appointments only. Please complete the online screening form found at prior to appointment attendance, wear a mask and sanitize upon entry. Hours may vary. 
Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence 
Niagara College offers the Academic and Career Entrance (A.C.E.) certificate program onsite as an equivalent to Grade 12 for admission consideration by any Ontario College or by the Apprenticeship branch of Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development. ACE courses are offered in communications/English, mathematics, biology, chemistry, physics, self-management and computers 
Self-Management classes are offered to individuals who are interested in improving their personal independence, furthering their education and or obtaining employment. 
Also a community access site for Independent Learning Centre correspondence and online learning courses.
Hours Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thu 8:30 am-7 pm
Dates Sep-Jun
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange interview
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs

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