John Howard Society of Ottawa

Site: Ottawa - Old St Patrick St

Service: Pre-Employment Training

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Names
Alternate Name LBS ; Literacy and Basic Skills
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
550 Old St Patrick St
Ottawa, ON K1N 5L5
 
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Intersection King Edward Ave and St Patrick St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Literacy and Basic Skills: Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence 
 
Learners are tutored individually by trained volunteers in weekly sessions which take place in the Society's offices * meeting times are flexible * computer workshops available on site 
 
Financial Literacy Program: personal mentoring to help develop skills for managing money on a daily basis
Hours Program hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange interview
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Career Counselling ; Life Skills Education ; Personal Financial Counselling
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-789-7418
Fax 613-789-7431
E-Mail jhsottawa@ottawa.johnhoward.ca
Website johnhoward.on.ca/ottawa/services/pre-employment-training/
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Primary Contact Jan Goatcher, Coordinator, Employment and Training Services; Phone: 613-789-7418 ext 226
Primary Executive Tyler Fainstat, Executive Director; Phone: 613-789-7418 ext 227
Other Details
Established 1951
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118975119 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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