Adult Literacy Program

Our goal is to empower our learners by helping to improve their reading, writing, numeracy, digital technology skills, communication, English language, document use and other skills needed to thrive in today’s world. We have several learning coaches who are able to meet with learners to help them reach their personal goals.
This personalized, confidential, free program helps adults to improve their literacy skills and to achieve their personal learning goals, which could include:

• Being able to perform daily tasks such as banking, reading labels, using a computer, etc.
• Getting a job or improving skills at work
• Passing the G.E.D. exam
• Talking to their child’s teacher or helping with homework
• Improving their English skills or preparing for the citizenship or IELTS exams

Free English Language Classes
Courses and services available free of charge to newcomers to Canada include:
Free One to One Coaching – English Language Learners may request to work one on one with a learning coach to meet personal language goals.
Let’s Talk* – A conversational English social group, come enjoy making new friends, dessert and refreshments provided. This is a great opportunity to practice listening and speaking skills.
*Courses available upon request. Phone: 403.854.2099.
We believe that every learner is capable of success. Our goal is to help learners reach their educational goals and achieve their full potential.
If you know of someone who needs our assistance, please encourage him or her to contact us. We are here to help and welcome all referrals. Phone: 403.854.2099.
The Adult Literacy Program runs on the generosity of our caring volunteers from our community.
Thank you to our amazing volunteers!

Volunteer with us! Enrich the life of an adult learner. Become a learning coach today. The experience will change their life and yours! There are no prerequisites to becoming a learning coach, just bring your passion for helping people, your sensitivity and your confidentiality! Ongoing training, resources and continued support are provided. Please call today to join our dedicated team of volunteers!

Programs and services of the Hanna Literacy Program are made possible with funding support from Alberta Advanced Education.

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