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.


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 our 2021 Award Winners!

We are excited to announce our 2021 Award winners. Thank you to all of our tutors and students for your dedication and hard work! (more…...
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Volunteer tutors needed

We are looking for volunteer tutors to teach reading, writing, math and/or computer skills. Please contact us for more information: (more…)...
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Three new courses for 2022

Starting in January 2022 we are offering three new courses: iPads for Seniors, Health Service Support Worker and (Re)Entering the Workforce (mo...
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This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the
Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.

City Enrichment Fund