Welcome to the Hamilton Literacy Council

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.

Volunteer Board Members Needed

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer Board member with the Hamilton Literacy Council? Please read the attached for more information: Board
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Budgeting With a Computer

Learn how to create a simple budget. Please call if interested. New dates to be posted soon. Budgeting With a Computer  
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Health Care Aide

Are you interested in finding out more about a career in Health Care? Please contact us if interested. Next workshop dates will be posted soon. ...
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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.