Upper Canada District School Board

Site: Cornwall - 1500 Cumberland St, 2nd Flr

Service: Language Instruction for Newcomers and English as a Second Language

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Names
Alternate Name ESL ; LINC ; LINC Assessment Centre ; TRL ; UCDSB ; Upper Canada District School Board
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Cornwall
Address & Map
1500 Cumberland St, 2nd Flr, Room 414
Cornwall, ON K6J 4K9
 
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Intersection Brookdale Ave and Tollgate Rd W
Bus Route Notes Cornwall Transit Transit Route Map * Transit Schedule
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) LINC Assessment Centre -- Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) -- assessment of English language skills for settlement-based language training program * referral to community-based organization LINC programs for English as a second Language (ESL) classes * information and referral on settlement needs * funded by Canada Citizenship and Immigration

LINC -- Participates in LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada), upon assessment, child minding available * Non-credit course for adult newcomers to Canada.

* Students assessed using Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) standards and placed in an appropriate benchmark class to learn reading, writing and listening/speaking skills
* Citizenship courses offered twice a year in preparation for Canadian citizenship exam
* Evening classes offered in some locations
* Some students may qualify for child minding services and/or transportation assistance
* Computer instruction is available in some locations
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-3:30 pm, Sep-Jun
Areas Served Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Boundaries Upper Canada District School Board Boundaries -- Lanark County * Leeds and Grenville United Counties * Prescott and Russell United Counties * Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and up Open to youth and adults 17 years and older * some programming for students aged 16 is available * must be a resident of the area served

Assessment Centre -- Newcomers to Canada 18 years and over who are permanent residents or Convention refugees
Application Registration needed * call for details
Languages English
Fees None - to eligible clients
Service Categories Adult English as a Second Language Tests ; Citizenship Education ; Continuing Education ; English as a Second Language ; Literacy Testing
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-933-9626
Fax 613-930-2691
E-Mail inquiries@ucdsb.on.ca
Website trleger.ucdsb.on.ca
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Primary Contact Daphne Lane, Manager of Language and Literacy Services; Phone: 613-256-2519; Fax: 613-256-6141; Email: daphne.lane@ucdsb.on.ca
Alternate Contact Lisa Noel, Literacy and Language Team Lead; Email: lisa.noel@ucdsb.on.ca
Primary Executive Sandy McInnes, Principal; Email: sandy.mcinnes@ucdsb.on.ca
Alternate Executive Roxanne McDonell, Manager of Literacy and Language Services; Phone: 613-525-1700; Email: roxane.mcdonell@ucdsb.on.ca
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development * Ministry of Education ; Federal - Citizenship and Immigration Canada
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