Literacy Ontario Central South

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 Community Planning in each community 
* Acts as an information centre for regional issues, resources and Ministry of Colleges and Universities initiatives 
* Co-ordinates and manages literacy development projects 
* Provides public education and awareness 
* Builds partnerships in the community with agencies including: Adult Education & Training; Workforce Development Board; Social Services - Ontario Works, ODSP; Employment Services.
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
Office Phone 705-313-4385
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Primary Contact Carrie Wakefield, Acting Executive Director; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 50084 
741 Lansdowne St W 
Peterborough, ON K9J 8R1