The Western Quebec Literacy Council is committed to assisting adults with reading, writing and mathematical skills. We also help with upgrading essential skills like oral communication and computer use.
We teach on a one-to-one basis pairing students with volunteer tutors. Students set the pace for their own learning and work within their personal schedules. We value student privacy; lessons are given in a private setting and student information is always confidential.
We offer tutor support with training, teaching material and ongoing support from our staff to ensure that tutoring sessions are pleasant and effective.
What we do:
- one-on-one tutoring
- recruit and help adults who desire assistance with their reading, writing and mathematical skills
- provide the learning material free of charge
- tutor support
- maintain a lending library of resources
- publish a quarterly newsletter
- train volunteer tutors
- coordinate special projects
- Annual General Meetings
- organize and participate in outreach and public activities
The Mission of Western Quebec Literacy Council is to help English-speaking adults, families and youth improve their reading, writing, listening, speaking, numeracy and other life skills through programs adapted to the needs of the individual. As a charitable volunteer organization, Western Quebec Literacy council recruits and trains committed volunteers as tutor and support personnel. We are dedicated to promoting community awareness with sensitivity throughout the region of West Quebec.
Your donation will help enable members of our community to reach their full potential and will help the Western Quebec Literacy Council continue the promotion of literacy and life-long learning within our region.
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