District School Board of Niagara

Adult Literacy for the Deaf

Home Agency Service

Description
This program is designed and facilitated in a bi-literacy environment to allow deaf, hard of hearing, and deafened adults who wish to further their literacy skills, post-secondary education an/or training program opportunities. The program is provided in a barrier free classroom setting facilitated in American Sign Language (ASL) by using a learner centered approach.

Program opportunities include but are not limited to:
  • Academic upgrading
  • Communications skills
  • Numeracy
  • Computer technology
  • Deaf culture
  • Job Readiness/Placements
  • Drivers Education
  • American Sign Language
Eligibility
Deaf, hard of hearing, and deafened adults, aged 19+. ASL classes may be offered to family members of Deaf individuals.
Application Process
Call, email or text to arrange interview
Office
905-988-1450
Text Only
905-933-1466
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
nald@dsbn.org
Mailing Address
Stokes Community Centre, 36 Page St
St Catharines , ON, L2R 4A7
Canada
Languages
American Sign Language, English
Contact
Patrick Carew, Program Coodinator
Email: patrick.carew@dsbn.org
Phone: 905-988-1450 ext 2
Contact
Tracy Sacco
Email: tracy.sacco@dsbn.org
Fees
None
Documents Required
Call, email or text for information
Accessibility
Fully accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Social Media
Agency Information
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Last Updated On
August 30, 2021
Address
Stokes Community Centre, 36 Page St
St Catharines, ON, L2R 4A7
Cross street: Page St and Davidson St
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Hours of Operation
Mon
9 am to 3 pm
Tue
9 am to 3 pm
Wed
9 am to 3 pm
Thu
9 am to 3 pm
Fri
9 am to 3 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Service Area(s)
Niagara Region