South Grey Bruce Youth Literacy Council

Record #: GBA1755
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 17 Apr 2023

Description

Description (Service) Community-based organization with volunteer tutors or learning assistants to work with school-aged children and youth and support their families, to improve basic reading, writing and math skills

Services and programs include:
  • free, confidential one-on-one tutoring or learning assistance for school-aged children
  • free long-term loans of learning materials, including books, games, puzzles and kits
  • occasional workshops in related areas for children, youth and adult allies
  • public speaking and speaking to clubs, agencies, groups and organizations on aspects of literacy and social health
Volunteer opportunities are available for adults over 18 as tutors, learning assistants, board members or helpers at special events. Training is provided. Application and police check required.

Service Details

Hours Mon, Wed 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility 6 year(s) - 18 year(s), must be in school

Residency Requirements: Southgate - Kincardine - Southampton/Chatsworth - Dundalk
Application Referral by:
  • parents/family
  • teachers
  • social agencies
  • Languages English
    Fees None

    Address and Location

    Located In Community Hanover
    Address & Map
    CMR Building, 467 10th St
    Suite 303
    Hanover, ON
    Canada N4N 1R3
    Physical Access Not Accessible - will meet clients at accessible site on request

    Contact Information

    Office Phone 519-364-0008
    E-Mail info@sgbyouthliteracy.org
    Website www.sgbyouthliteracy.org
    Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sgbylc
    Primary Contact Harvey McFadden, Co-ordinator
    Mailing Address CMR Building, 467 10th St 
    Suite 303 
    Hanover, ON 
    Canada N4N 1R3

    Agency Overview