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The Literacy Group

More than reading

Mission: The Literacy Group of Waterloo Region is a community based organization that provides accessible literacy training services to empower adults to reach their goals and improve their quality of life.

Vision: We will be a model for adult literacy services and play a key role in Waterloo Region achieving the highest literacy rates in Canada.




Leading with Literacy

Join us on September 7th, 2016, for Leading with Literacy, a one of a kind event that brings leadership, technology and literacy awareness together! TLG has partnered with Marc and Samantha Hurwitz, who wrote the revolutionary best-selling book “Leadership is Half the Story: A Fresh Look at Followership, Leadership, and Collaboration”, for an amazing evening of engagement and personal development. // Learn More


Tutor Appreciation

We are all very aware of how necessary volunteers are to our communities, how much value they...
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Dyslexia …

By guest author Sharon Roberts Dyslexia can be considered an invisible handicap as its...
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Much, Much More than Reading

Submitted by a volunteer, anonymously A few years ago I agreed to help someone dear to me fill...
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Coming to TLG

Written by Julie Sigrist, Small Group Coordinator Deciding to come to learn at The Literacy...
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Happy New Year

Written by Johanna Brown, ESL Workplace Transition Coordinator “…. Five.. Four… Three…...
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I want to learn at The Literacy Group

Programs & Services

We can help you customize your program schedule so it matches you goals, the skills you have and the skills you will be upgrading.

Get Involved

Our volunteers are the strength of our organization and help us deliver our services to those in our community who have low levels of literacy.

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With your vital support provided through donations, volunteer participation and membership fees, we are able to ensure the successful delivery of our services to adult learners.


Support adult literacy in our community.

A small donation can help us change a life for the better.