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.


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.

Computer Basics for Adults

We are now accepting registrations for our 2023 classes. Please read more for course dates. One to One Tutoring is ongoing. (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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Leaders in Literacy Awards Event

ABEA held the annual Leaders in Literacy Awards Event by way of Zoom on June 9th, 2022. (more…)...
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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