ODLC is open again to the public. Masks are mandatory in public areas. Everyone is screened on entry. We are practicing social distancing. Tutors are meeting with their learners again. New learners are welcome by appointment only!! Computer class is running Tues-Thurs afternoons. We want to thank all of our learners and volunteers for their patience during these trying times and congratulate those who kept at their studies from home.
Tell us us what you want to achieve and we’ll get you there.
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TOP 10 REASONS TO COME TO THE ORILLIA AND DISTRICT LITERACY COUNCIL
- YOU ARE NOT ALONE
Did you know that 1 in 3 adults in Ontario need some sort of upgrading to survive in the ever changing world?
The upgrading you receive depends on what you need.
- INDIVIDUAL ONE-ON-ONE TUTORING
We provide individualized learning plans and tutoring so you only learn what you need.
- NO CHARGE FOR LEARNING
All of our programs are offered at no cost to the students, with all materials supplied.
- FLEXIBLE HOURS
You can come in the morning, afternoon, or after work, for as many hours a day as you like.
- TAKE AS LITTLE OR AS MUCH TIME AS YOU NEED
You may be here for a few weeks or a few months, depending on your need.
- GET THE SKILLS YOU NEED TO GET A JOB
We offer employment readiness courses with assistance in resumes and filling in applications.
- SUPPORTIVE, MOTIVATING ENVIRONMENT
We provide all the tools you will need and assist you in any way we can.
- BUILD YOUR SELF-CONFIDENCE AND BOOST YOUR SELF-ESTEEM
Learning makes you feel better about yourself and gives you the confidence to try new things.
- INCREASE YOUR INDEPENDENCE
We can provide money math, form filling, and life skills training to make your life easier.
- ASSISTANCE WITH BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS
We can help you with child care, transportation, housing, or whatever you need to succeed.