ATHABASCA

& AREA 

Our office and classroom is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from September through June.

 

AT WORDS WORK WE DO MORE THAN READING AND WRITING

 

WORDS WORK LITERACY SOCIETY AT A GLANCE

Who We Are

We are a non-profit organization and registered Canadian charity bringing lifelong learning to the residents of the Town and County of Athabasca through literacy, language, numeracy and basic skills development programs.

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ACTIVITIES

What We Do

We offer three programming streams for adults: one-on-one tutoring, family literacy and community programs. We also offer learner supports like access to computers and wi-fi, help filling out forms and a lending library. All this in a safe and welcoming learning space in the lower level of the Town of Athabasca office.

ADULT TUTORING

Trained volunteer tutors work one-on-one with adult learners at no cost to the learner.

FAMILY LITERACY

Programs that teach adults the importance of early literacy in children's lives: Rhymes That Bind and Book Bags for Babies.

COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

Classroom courses and learning activities that address foundational learning needs in the community.

 
 
 

OUR PARTNERS

Words Work Literacy Society is a member of the Community Adult Learning Network and funded by Alberta Advanced Education. We are governed by a volunteer

Board of Directors.

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Do you want to make a difference in someone's life?

Consider becoming a

Volunteer Tutor or Board Member.
 

Training is provided!

 

CONTACT WORDS WORK LITERACY SOCIETY

Located in the lower level of Town office.

Wheelchair ramp available.

4705-49th Ave
Athabasca, AB
T9S1B7

780-675-5650

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