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.

Congratulations to the Hamilton Literacy Council’s 2020 Award Winners!

We would like to thank all of our Learners and Tutors for their dedication to learning during this trying year. Congratulations!   &
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Health Care Aide

Are you interested in finding out more about a career in Health Care? Please contact us to register for our next information session. HealthCare
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Computer Classes

Starting in 2021 we have 2 computer courses to choose from: Computer Basics and Budgeting With a Computer. Please click on the following for more info...
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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.