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Kingston Literacy & Skills

Site: Kingston - Bath Rd

Service: Adult Literacy Programming and Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada

Alternate Name LBS ; OCR
Former Name Centre for Expertise in Family Literacy ; Community Learning Centre, Kingston
Legal Name Kingston Literacy & Skills
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
16 Bath Rd, Unit 7
Kingston, ON K7L 1C4
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Intersection Princess St. and Bath Road
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Promotes and encourages literacy upgrading and workforce preparation programming to adults and families * students programming in partnership and through consultation with Ontario Works, Kingston Community Health Centre, Kingston Employment Youth Services, and Re-Start * and Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) programming * community support, volunteer recruitment and management
Hours Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Tue 8:30 am-8:30 pm
Areas Served Kingston ; Lennox and Addington County
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Ontario residents 19 years and older
Application Call to arrange interview * visit the website for information
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Arabic ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Spanish ; Ukrainian ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Service Categories Early Literacy Development Programs ; Family Literacy Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-547-2012
Toll Free Phone 1-866-557-7323
Fax 613-547-2024
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Primary Contact Chuck Dowdall, Executive Director; Phone: 613-547-2012 ext 101; Email:
Alternate Contact Donna Vinkle, Manager, Finance & Administration; Phone: 613-547-2012 ext 102; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Karen Moran, Volunteer Coordinator
Primary Executive Chuck Dowdall, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Donna Vinkle, Manager, Finance & Administration
Other Details
Funding Provincial ; Federal ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118982172 RR0001
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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