What Do We Do?

  • We offer:
    • Free literacy training for adults
    • Free tutoring
    • Free small group classes

Want Help?

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Math
  • Computer skills

Want to Help?

Hamilton Literacy Council Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Tutor Rooms are available:

Weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays & Sundays 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

For closures at the YWCA, please click on the following link. On those dates there will be no access to the building.


Please note: if the Hamilton School Board is closed due to bad weather, the Hamilton Literacy council will also be closed.

Leaders in Literacy Breakfast

  ABEA held the annual Leaders in Literacy Awards breakfast by way of Zoom on June 11th, 2020. We are proud to announce that Margaret Gibso...
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Free Resources at the Hamilton Public Library

The Hamilton Public Library is providing free E-books for all ages as well as many learning opportunities. Please click on this link and try some o...
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New Adult Learning Courses for the New Year

We are pleased to announce the following programs that will be offered in 2019 and 2020, Please download the following links for more information ...
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Employment Ontario

This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the
Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario
and through the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement.