Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

Contact Information
Office Phone 705-435-5624
Fax 705-435-0069
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Primary Contact Bernie Pitts, Training and Development Manager; Email:
Alternate Contact Shira Harrison McIntyre, Executive Director; Email:
Site Information
Description (Site) Cross street: Victoria St and Church St 
Across from the Circle Theatre and Alliston Library
Site Location Across from Circle Theatre
Located In Community New Tecumseth
Address & Map
16 Victoria St E
New Tecumseth, ON
Canada L9R 1V5
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Intersection Victoria St and Church St
Mailing Address PO Box 286 
Alliston, ON 
Canada L9R 1V5
Physical Access Partially Accessible - can arrange to meet at the Library with individuals requiring greater accessibility
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Literacy, numeracy and essential skills services to assist in transitioning to employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence.

Adults looking to upgrade their skills are matched with a tutor for one-to-one assistance. Assistance for those looking for secondary school credit (Adult Learning Centre) support, post-secondary goals, apprenticeship, independence skills and employment skills. People are also assisted to prepare for the PATI, CFAT, college mature student exam, and other entrance and aptitude tests. Computer classes are also available.
Hours Hours may change, call to confirm
Mon-Thu 9 am-9 pm
Areas Served Adjala-Tosorontio ; Borden CFB ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Essa ; Innisfil ; New Tecumseth
Eligibility Age Requirements: 19 year(s) and up
Must have facility in English and literacy skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum
Individuals with Grade 12 will be evaluated on a per case basis

Application Call to arrange interview
Languages English
Fees None
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name 4503A ; LBS ; LCSS
Agency Information
Parent Agency Name NEXT STEP
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1991
Primary Executive Peter McKenna, Treasurer
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Labour, Training & Skills Development
Elections Sep
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs