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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.