Welcome to the Dawson Creek Literacy Society

 

COVID 19 Update:

We’re in the office but our doors remain locked.  It’s best to call or email ahead for an appointment.  Please knock when you get here; safety measures are in place. 

Language classes are scheduled via Zoom; call us for contact info and schedule

250 782 4211 /  dawcrls@gmail.com /  ziqing.dawcrls@gmail.com


What we offer:

  • Settlement Services for all newcomers: includes information, resources and support for all newcomers. For more details on our services, please see our Settlement Services page.
  • English language instruction (LINC) and CLBPT assessments for beginners, intermediate and advanced (work place) levels. See class schedule page
  • Academic assessments for those wanting to earn their Adult Dogwood Diploma, participate in post-secondary programing or improve employ-ability skills
  • Upgrade math, reading and writing skills; small group and one-on-one instruction. Work at your own pace and schedule
  • Improve basic computer skills
  • Drop-in program for those needing help with all types of government forms and applications
  • Annual Volunteer Income Tax Program drop-off location for all newcomers and those with a modest income
  • Exam invigilation (by appointment only)
  • Extracurricular workshops: Anti-Racism and Cultural Awareness training sessions, Financial Literacy, Winter Preparedness; check out our Facebook page for schedules and upcoming workshops

 

We are members of the Resilience BC Network; we work with local service providers to foster community engagement to address racism and hate issues. For more information, please check online at: Hate Crimes in BC.

 

To access SD 59 Distributed Learning click here. For a list of resources see our Important Links and Resources Page.