Literacy Ontario Central South

Description
Description (Service) One of 16 regional literacy networks in Ontario that supports and promotes the work of adult literacy agencies. The LOCS Region includes City of Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton, Northumberland, Peterborough and Hastings County. 
 
* Facilitates Literacy Service Planning in each community 
* Acts as a central information centre for regional issues, resources and Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development initiatives 
* Co-ordinates and manages literacy development projects 
* Provides public education and awareness 
* Builds partnerships in the community with agencies such as: Workforce Development Board; Ontario Works; Peterborough Red Cross; City of Kawartha Lakes Employment Support Network; Peterborough/Northumberland Employment Networking Group; and Service Canada.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Hastings ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Agencies with programs as outlined, or having an interest in literacy issues * Adults 19 years and older who would like information on literacy or basic skills upgrading
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None - for information and referral
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
741 Lansdowne St W
Peterborough, ON K9J 8R1
Physical Access Not Applicable
Contact Information
E-Mail mandrews@locs.on.ca
Website www.locs.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Literacy-Ontario-Central-South-LOCS/179735928825157
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/LOCSLiteracy
Primary Contact Michael Andrews, Executive Director; Phone: (Business) 705-313-4385; Email: mandrews@locs.on.ca
Mailing Address c/o LOCS 
PO Box 50084 
741 Lansdowne St W 
Peterborough, ON K9J 8R1