Volunteers are the cornerstone of YLC!


There are many ways to contribute to literacy as a volunteer.

Click the links below to learn about our various volunteer roles.

YLC provides free training for volunteers.

No prior teaching experience is needed to be a tutor.

The Basic Literacy Training Workshop addresses several topics.

  • Information about the Yamaska Literacy Council
  • Literacy statistics and issues
  • Sensitivity to adults with low literacy skills
  • Tutoring techniques and materials
  • Goal setting and assessment
  • Lesson planning

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Benefits of volunteering

  • The satisfaction of MAKING A DIFFERENCE!
  • Free training
  • Free access to library of literacy resources
  • Ongoing support
  • Opportunity to participate at YLC events

For more information contact YLC.