Project READ Literacy Network Waterloo-Wellington

Contact Information
Alternate Name 4682A ; Get Set Learn ; Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS)
Office Phone 519-570-3054
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Description (Site) Assessment location arranged at time of booking.
Located In Community Waterloo Region
Address & Map
124 Sydney St S, 3rd Floor
Kitchener, ON N2G 3V2
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Intersection Ottawa St. S and King St. E
Mailing Address c/o Project READ Literacy Network 
50 Ottawa St S, Suite 189 
Kitchener, ON 
Canada N2G 3S7
Physical Access Not Accessible - Office location ; Assessment location arranged at booking.
Description & Services
Description (Agency) The network has been devoted to promoting literacy issues and programs to the community, bringing literacy practitioners together, and improving service delivery. This mandate of information and support remains the heart of the organization.
Description (Service) Provides any adult or family in Waterloo Wellington with access to literacy training.

As the umbrella organization representing literacy programs in Waterloo-Wellington, Project READ provides information on and referral to literacy programs, literacy assessments, public awareness and education, resource centre, professional development for members groups, literacy service planning, clear language consultation.

Get Set Learn: Free 8-week family literacy program for parents with children age birth to 4. Helps parents get pre-school children ready for school. Babies welcome also. During the pandemic this program is online.
Hours Tue-Thu 10 am-4 pm
Areas Served Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
  • Agencies with programs as outlined, or have an interest in a literacy issue 
  • Adults who would like information on literacy or basic skills assessment, upgrading and learning plans 
Application Assessments by appointment * phone or email to register.
Languages English
Fees Service - Fee for Assessment. (Assessments are free for individuals receiving OW)
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Service Categories Early Literacy Development Programs ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Literacy Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Literacy Issues