Services & Programs

Call (450) 263-7503 or 1(866) 337-7503 (toll-free) to sign up, or for more information.  


DSCF0371Free tutoring for adults

  • Get help with reading, writing and math.
  • Work at your own pace with a tutor.
  • Registration is ongoing from September to June.

Scribe service

  • Get help reading and filling out forms and paperwork.
  • Call for an appointment.

Tutor Training Workshop

YLC provides a free 12-hour tutor-training workshop for volunteers that want to tutor an
adult.  Click here for information on becoming a literacy volunteer.

DSCF0734Resource Library

YLC has a lending library of literacy materials.  Browse online, or come visit the YLC office to explore our lending library.

DSCF0017Literacy Promotion

  • YLC aims to increase awareness about literacy and services available, through initiatives including presentations, public events, newsletters and social media.
  • YLC hosts a radio show called Alphabits on CIDI 99.1 radio, at 6:30 PM on the first Friday of the month.
  • YLC also collaborates with a variety of community partners to promote literacy.


Prison Literacy Program

Since 2000, YLC has been tutoring inmates at the Cowansville Institution.  Click here for a CBC special and even more information about this program.

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