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Map RecordAlgonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board, Belleville, Adult High School Diploma Program, Loyola School of Adult and Continuing Education

Map RecordAlgonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board, Belleville, Adult High School Diploma Program, Loyola School of Adult and Continuing EducationBelleville 613-966-9210 Courses designed for adult learners who want to complete their high school diploma * focus is on reading, writing, mathematics, and social sciences. Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) fo ...

Map RecordAlgonquin College, Woodroffe Campus, AC Online

Map RecordAlgonquin College, Woodroffe Campus, AC OnlineNepean 613-727-7655 Provides flexible learning options * over 80 programs and 700 courses offered anytime, anywhere

Map RecordAlgonquin College, Woodroffe Campus, Language Institute

Map RecordAlgonquin College, Woodroffe Campus, Language InstituteNepean 613-727-4723 ext 5700 English as a Second Language (ESL) * courses will improve English communication skills * offered during the day, on a part-time basis during the afternoon and evening * all students registered in thi ...

Map RecordBritannia Woods Community House

Map RecordBritannia Woods Community HouseOttawa 613-820-0853 COVID-19 (20 April 2020): Britannia Woods Food Pantry now operating by appointment only, call 613-820-0853 or email general@britanniawoods.com. SNAP Program workers can be reached by phone. All other ...

Map RecordCentre for Education & Training (The), LINC Home Study Program

Map RecordCentre for Education & Training (The), LINC Home Study ProgramMississauga 905-949-0049 ext 1257 Distance education course * students study online or by correspondence (books and CDs) and work one-on-one with a TESL Certified Instructor

Map RecordCité des affaires (La), Ottawa, Adult Services - Workplace Safety and Insurance Board Program

Map RecordCité des affaires (La), Ottawa, Adult Services - Workplace Safety and Insurance Board ProgramOttawa 613-742-2475 ext 2475 Academic evaluation and individualized training * access to the following programs: Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS), academic upgrading, English as Second Language/French as Second Language (ESL/FSL), ...

Map RecordConfederation Court Community House

Map RecordConfederation Court Community HouseOttawa 613-521-6807 COVID-19 (5 May 2020) all programs and services except the Food Bank are cancelled until further notice * service offered to the catchment area only. This information is regularly updated on their we ...

Map RecordCornwall. Social and Housing Services, Alexandria, Ontario Works

Map RecordCornwall. Social and Housing Services, Alexandria, Ontario WorksAlexandria 613-525-0628 Financial Assistance Monthly allowance based on family size, housing costs and income * monthly drug benefit card * other services include: Employment Assistance Clients 18-65 years must participate i ...

Map RecordCornwall. Social and Housing Services, Cornwall - Pitt St, Ontario Works

Map RecordCornwall. Social and Housing Services, Cornwall - Pitt St, Ontario WorksCornwall 613-933-6282 COVID-19 (28 April 2020) While all facilities are closed to the public, staff continue to work remotely. Residents can reach the service or staff by phone at 613-933-6282 ext 3305 or via email by com ...

Map RecordCornwall. Social and Housing Services, Winchester, Ontario Works

Map RecordCornwall. Social and Housing Services, Winchester, Ontario WorksWinchester 613-448-3987 Financial Assistance Monthly allowance based on family size, housing costs and income * monthly drug benefit card * other services include: Employment Assistance Clients 18-65 years must participate ...

Map RecordEnglish Language Tutoring for the Ottawa Community

Map RecordEnglish Language Tutoring for the Ottawa CommunityOttawa 613-232-8566 Individualized and accessible home-based Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) to eligible adult newcomers who cannot attend regular classes by matching them to trained volunteers in the ...

Map RecordGood Companions (The), Ottawa

Map RecordGood Companions (The), OttawaOttawa 613-236-0428 COVID-19 (20 Apr 2020): The Good Companions centre is closed to the public until further notice. Staff continue to reach out to clients via phone. Agency is increasing their telephone-based programmi ...

Map RecordHastings County, Belleville - Church St, Community and Human Services - Ontario Works

Map RecordHastings County, Belleville - Church St, Community and Human Services - Ontario WorksBelleville 613-966-1311 Community Services Provider * Administers Ontario Works, Social Housing and Children Services * Ontario Works provides employment & financial assistance to qualified applicants * Social Housing provid ...

Map RecordHastings County, Centennial Manor, Community and Human Services - Ontario Works

Map RecordHastings County, Centennial Manor, Community and Human Services - Ontario WorksBancroft 613-332-3410 Community Services Provider * Administers Ontario Works, Social Housing and Children Services * Ontario Works provides employment & financial assistance to qualified applicants * Social Housing provid ...

Map RecordHastings County, Madoc, Community and Human Services - Ontario Works

Map RecordHastings County, Madoc, Community and Human Services - Ontario WorksMadoc 613-473-5258 Community Services Provider * Administers Ontario Works, Social Housing and Children Services * Ontario Works provides employment & financial assistance to qualified applicants * Social Housing provid ...

Map RecordHastings County, Trenton, Community and Human Services - Ontario Works

Map RecordHastings County, Trenton, Community and Human Services - Ontario WorksTrenton 613-392-1387 Community Services Provider * Administers Ontario Works, Social Housing and Children Services * Ontario Works provides employment & financial assistance to qualified applicants * Social Housing provid ...

Map RecordKEYS Job Centre, Kingston - Sydenham St N, English Language Classes

Map RecordKEYS Job Centre, Kingston - Sydenham St N, English Language ClassesKingston 613-546-5559 English Language Classes for Newcomers to Canada * specifically designed to meet the needs of new residents to Canada * English for Life and Work in Canada * International English Language Testing (IE ...

Map RecordKingston Literacy & Skills, Kingston - Bath Rd, Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)

Map RecordKingston Literacy & Skills, Kingston - Bath Rd, Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)Kingston 613-547-2012 English classes for landed immigrants or convention refugees * educational childminding program included for participants Offers free bus tickets to qualifying students

Map RecordKingston. City Hall, Kingston - 362 Montreal St, 2nd Flr, Ontario Works - Housing & Social Services Department

Map RecordKingston. City Hall, Kingston - 362 Montreal St, 2nd Flr, Ontario Works - Housing & Social Services DepartmentKingston 613-546-2695 Temporary financial assistance and employment supports to those most in need residing in the City of Kingston and County of Frontenac while they undertake requirements to become and stay employed Fina ...

Map RecordKingston. Community Services Group, North Frontenac - Sharbot Lake Satellite Office, Ontario Works - Housing & Social Services Department

Map RecordKingston. Community Services Group, North Frontenac - Sharbot Lake Satellite Office, Ontario Works - Housing & Social Services DepartmentSharbot Lake 613-279-3151 Satellite office of the City of Kingston's Housing & Social Services Department, Ontario Works Program serving residents of Central and North Frontenac. Financial Assistance Temporary financial assist ...

Map RecordKingston. Community Services Group, South Frontenac - Sydenham Satellite Office, Ontario Works - Housing & Social Services Department

Map RecordKingston. Community Services Group, South Frontenac - Sydenham Satellite Office, Ontario Works - Housing & Social Services DepartmentSydenham 613-376-6477 City of Kingston's Ontario Works program delivery is available on site, one day (Thursday) per week Financial Assistance Monthly financial assistance is available to eligible (needs tested) residents ...

Map RecordLanark. County Administration, Carleton Place, Social Services

Map RecordLanark. County Administration, Carleton Place, Social ServicesCarleton Place 613-257-4330 ; Main Office (Perth) 613-267-4200 COVID-19 (May 6, 2020): Program still running * deals with emergencies, homelessness, etc. * drop box available 24/7 and is checked daily Financial and Employment Assistance: Monthly allowance based ...

Map RecordLanark. County Administration, County of Lanark Administration Building, Ontario Works

Map RecordLanark. County Administration, County of Lanark Administration Building, Ontario WorksPerth 613-267-4200 Financial Assistance Monthly allowance based on family size, housing costs and income * effective September 2016 clients will use their valid Ontario Health card to access drug coverage. Employment Re ...

Map RecordLanark. Social Services, Smith Falls - Abbott St N, Ontario Works

Map RecordLanark. Social Services, Smith Falls - Abbott St N, Ontario WorksSmiths Falls 613-283-8714 ; Main Office in Perth 613-267-4200 Financial Assistance, Ontario Works, Social Housing Monthly allowance based on family size, housing costs and income * monthly drug coverage * other services include: Employment Start-Up Benefit -- co ...

Map RecordLeeds and Grenville. Community and Social Services, Brockville - Central Ave, Ontario Works

Map RecordLeeds and Grenville. Community and Social Services, Brockville - Central Ave, Ontario WorksBrockville 613-342-3840 ext 2129 Financial Assistance -- monthly allowance based on family size, housing costs and income Employment Program -- offers temporary financial assistance for basic needs and accommodation * Employment and ...

Map RecordLeeds and Grenville. Community and Social Services, Gananoque

Map RecordLeeds and Grenville. Community and Social Services, GananoqueGananoque 613-382-8220 COVID-19 (April 24, 2020): Municipal offices are closed to the public until further notice * clients for Community and Social Service (CSS) are asked to email or telephone their caseworker Financial ...

Map RecordLeeds and Grenville. Community and Social Services, Prescott, Ontario Works

Map RecordLeeds and Grenville. Community and Social Services, Prescott, Ontario WorksPrescott 613-925-0001 Financial assistance and employment supports including training and skills development, academic upgrading and work placements Financial Assistance -- Monthly allowance based on family size, housing c ...

Map RecordLimestone District School Board, Kingston - Limestone Community Education, Adult High School Diploma Program - LC-Community Education Centres

Map RecordLimestone District School Board, Kingston - Limestone Community Education, Adult High School Diploma Program - LC-Community Education CentresKingston 613-542-7369 Courses designed for adult learners who want to complete their high school diploma * focus on reading, writing, mathematics, and social sciences * Adult Non credit English as a Second Language program ...

Map RecordLimestone District School Board, Kingston - Limestone Community Education, Literacy and Basic Skills

Map RecordLimestone District School Board, Kingston - Limestone Community Education, Literacy and Basic SkillsKingston 613-542-7369 Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary ...

Map RecordLimestone District School Board, Kingston - Van Order Dr, English as a Second Language Program

Map RecordLimestone District School Board, Kingston - Van Order Dr, English as a Second Language ProgramKingston 613-542-7369 ext 283 Offers English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction from pre-benchmark to the advanced Canadian Language Benchmark level * classes focus on pronunciation, conversation, reading, writing, listening & ...

Map RecordMichele Heights Community House

Map RecordMichele Heights Community HouseOttawa 613-829-4353 Social housing community with around 130 family units and approximately 500 people. Many are children and youth, single parents, and new immigrants. Offers a wide range of services to the community : ...

Map RecordNew Avenues Linguistic Services Inc

Map RecordNew Avenues Linguistic Services IncOttawa 613-738-3240 Linguistic services in Canada's official languages: job-specific language assessments such as oral expression, oral comprehension, written expression and reading comprehension * second language traini ...

Map RecordOttawa Catholic School Board, Nepean - Catholic Education Centre, English as a Second Language / Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada - Continuing and Community Education Department

Map RecordOttawa Catholic School Board, Nepean - Catholic Education Centre, English as a Second Language / Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada - Continuing and Community Education DepartmentNepean Continuing and Community Education Department 613-224-2222 
Adult ESL Administrator 613-731-8769, 613-731-3237
ESL (English as a Second Language) classes develop communication skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing at the basic, intermediate and advanced levels based on the Canadian Language Benchm ...

Map RecordOttawa Catholic School Board, St. Nicholas Adult High School - Admiral Ave, Adult High School Diploma Program

Map RecordOttawa Catholic School Board, St. Nicholas Adult High School - Admiral Ave, Adult High School Diploma ProgramOttawa 613-228-8888 E-learning courses designed for adult learners who want to complete their high school diploma * focus on reading, writing, science, mathematics, and social sciences * Credits @ Work Program (coop prog ...

Map RecordOttawa Catholic School Board, St. Nicholas Adult High School - Graham Avenue, Adult High School Diploma Program

Map RecordOttawa Catholic School Board, St. Nicholas Adult High School - Graham Avenue, Adult High School Diploma ProgramOttawa 613-234-2768 Courses designed for adult learners who want to complete their high school diploma * focus on reading, writing, mathematics, and social sciences * co-op credits for working adults through Credits @ Wo ...

Map RecordOttawa Chinese Community Service Centre

Map RecordOttawa Chinese Community Service CentreOttawa 613-235-4875 COVID-19 (11 May 2020): Offices are closed until further notice. * Staff still available by phone. * Many services now offered online and organisation offering volunteer outreach to isolated seniors ...

Map RecordOttawa Community Immigrant Services Organization

Map RecordOttawa Community Immigrant Services OrganizationOttawa 613-725-0202 Community services center for immigrants and refugees * assists newcomers, refugees and ethno-cultural groups to become equal participants in Canadian social, economic and political life through progr ...

Map RecordOttawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa - 133 Greenbank Rd

Map RecordOttawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa - 133 Greenbank RdNepean 613-721-1820 Provides education from junior kindergarten to grade 12 in Ottawa * website contains a link to information on school closures and bus delays due to weather conditions 113 elementary schools (including ...

Map RecordOttawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa - 440 Albert St, Rm 121, Department of Continuing Education - ESL/LINC/LBS

Map RecordOttawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa - 440 Albert St, Rm 121, Department of Continuing Education - ESL/LINC/LBSOttawa 613-239-2737 English as a Second Language (ESL) non-credit classes for adults: Classes offered at many locations throughout Ottawa. Basic * Intermediate * Advanced levels available Specialized courses for adults i ...

Map RecordPrescott and Russell. Social Services, L'Orignal Office, Ontario Works

Map RecordPrescott and Russell. Social Services, L'Orignal Office, Ontario WorksL'Orignal 613-675-4642 Financial and employment assistance to people in temporary financial need * Ontario Works can help pay for basic needs such as food, housing costs, prescription drugs, etc.

Map RecordPrescott and Russell. Social Services, Rockland Office, Ontario Works

Map RecordPrescott and Russell. Social Services, Rockland Office, Ontario WorksRockland 613-446-2020 Provides financial and employment assistance to people in temporary financial need. Can help pay for basic needs such as food, housing costs, prescription drugs, etc.

Map RecordPrince Edward-Lennox & Addington Social Services, Amherstview, Ontario Works

Map RecordPrince Edward-Lennox & Addington Social Services, Amherstview, Ontario WorksAmherstview 613-389-2820 Financial assistance and employment supports including training and skills development, academic upgrading and work placements Financial Assistance Monthly allowance based on family size, housing cost ...

Map RecordPrince Edward-Lennox & Addington Social Services, Napanee - Advance Ave, Ontario Works

Map RecordPrince Edward-Lennox & Addington Social Services, Napanee - Advance Ave, Ontario WorksNapanee Main Office 613-354-0957 Two types of assistance for people in financial need: Financial assistance: income support to help with the costs of basic needs, like food, clothing and shelter health benefits for clients and their ...

Map RecordQueen's University, Kingston - School of English, Queen's School of English

Map RecordQueen's University, Kingston - School of English, Queen's School of EnglishKingston 613-533-2472 Offers international students a variety of English language (ESL) programs, including intensive academic English, short-term and tailored programs. Students learn about university preparation, learnin ...

Map RecordQuinte Immigration Services (QUIS), Belleville, Central Eastern Ontario Translation and Interpretation Services (CEOTIS)

Map RecordQuinte Immigration Services (QUIS), Belleville, Central Eastern Ontario Translation and Interpretation Services (CEOTIS)Belleville 613-968-7723 CV19 Offices closed to the public until further notice * Staff working remotely to provide continued support or services * Please call the office at 613-968-7723 for assitances * Updates will be poste ...

Map RecordRenfrew County District School Board, Renfrew - Bonnechere St, Literacy and Basic Skills - Continuing and Community Education

Map RecordRenfrew County District School Board, Renfrew - Bonnechere St, Literacy and Basic Skills - Continuing and Community EducationRenfrew Renfrew 613-432-3156 * Pembroke 613-732-8740 Literacy, numeracy and essential skills services to assist in transitioning to employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence

Map RecordRussell Heights Community House

Map RecordRussell Heights Community HouseOttawa 613-736-9855 COVID-19 (1 Apr 2020) Food Bank open until further notice Non-profit community organization providing social, recreational & educational programs and services Core programs: Preschool * Playgroup wit ...

Map RecordSandy Hill Community Health Centre, Ottawa

Map RecordSandy Hill Community Health Centre, OttawaOttawa 613-789-1500 Health centre focused on family and community health * information and referral * community development and engagement * seniors' programs * Health Card Assistance Program and assistance to obtain Ont ...

Map RecordTVO ILC, Toronto

Map RecordTVO ILC, TorontoToronto Downtown 416-484-2704 ; GED 416-484-2737 Provides a wide range of distance education courses, in English and in French, for Ontario residents who want to earn secondary school diploma credits, upgrade basic skills, or study for personal deve ...

Map RecordUniversity of Ottawa, Ottawa - 70 Laurier Ave E, Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute, Centre for Language Learning

Map RecordUniversity of Ottawa, Ottawa - 70 Laurier Ave E, Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute, Centre for Language LearningOttawa 613-562-5980 English and French for academic purposes language courses are offered to adults at the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels

Map RecordUpper Canada District School Board, Cornwall, Language Instruction for Newcomers and English as a Second Language

Map RecordUpper Canada District School Board, Cornwall, Language Instruction for Newcomers and English as a Second LanguageCornwall 613-933-9626 Coordinated Language Assessment and Referral Centre -- Eligibility screening, language skills assessment and referral to government-funded English language programs including Language Instruction for ...

Map RecordUpper Canada District School Board, TR Leger Administrative Centre - Tagwi Secondary School, TR Leger Administrative Centre

Map RecordUpper Canada District School Board, TR Leger Administrative Centre - Tagwi Secondary School, TR Leger Administrative CentreAvonmore 613-346-9626 ext 4930 Offers current Ontario curriculum courses leading to a grade 12 diploma through full-time, part-time or eLearning * offers a series of courses that are especially designed for adults who have not comp ...

Map RecordWestern Ottawa Community Resource Centre, Kanata - MacNeil Crt

Map RecordWestern Ottawa Community Resource Centre, Kanata - MacNeil CrtKanata 613-591-3686 COVID-19 (14 April 2020) For weekly order delivery, call 613-591-3686 extension 336 or send an email to omfp@wocrc.ca before Friday at 12 p.m. for delivery the following week. This service is accessi ...

Map RecordYet Keen Seniors' Day Centre

Map RecordYet Keen Seniors' Day CentreOttawa 613-232-6695 Community and recreation day centre. Outreach to members who are isolated and/or are living with physical disabilities * annual outdoor activities and celebrations * workshops on mental/physical healt ...

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