Barrie Literacy Council

Site: Barrie - Bradford St

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

Record #: BAR2803
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 12 Apr 2023


Description (Service) Literacy and basic skills training including numeracy, digital (computer basics), communication and interpersonal skills
  • helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence
Services are provided through Independent study; tutoring; small groups

Service Details

Public Comments Barrie Literacy Council is fully open with health and safety practices in place,
  • STRONGLY encouraged to wear mask and sanitize hands
  • Staff continue to disinfect student/tutor work surfaces
  • Mon, Thu, Fri 9 am-5 pm * Tue-Wed 9 am-9 pm
  • Call to schedule an appointment for intake or ask for further information
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Ontario residents with reading, writing or math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum
  • must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange interview
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Barrie By the Bay * Entrance #2 * turn right at last hallway on the right, by the EXIT sign * office is first door to the left
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
80 Bradford St, Unit 244
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 6S7
Intersection Bradford St and Simcoe St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone Voice and Messages: 705-728-7323, Text Only: 705-817-3457
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Judy DesRoches, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Susan De Charette, Administrative Assistant

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