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CBAL's settlement services can help you and your family!
Newcomers can get help with community information, citizenship, language training, referrals and more. Click here for more information.
Contact Shayna Jepson at 250-442-2704 #229 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Want to learn more about our FREE programs? See the program descriptions below.
Children and Family Literacy Programs
Alphabet Soup is an early literacy program for preschoolers and their parents or caregivers. Cooking, nutrition, songs, stories and crafts are all centered on a literacy theme.
Mother Goose is a program for parents with babies and toddlers that encourages early language development through rhymes, songs, finger-plays and stories.
Together to Learn offers parents the opportunity to work on English, math and study skills with a Selkirk College instructor while childcare and a healthy snack is provided for their preschool children.
Adult Literacy Programs
Adult Tutoring Program connects trained volunteers with English speaking or English as a Second Language adults wishing to improve their reading, writing, speaking, listening, math or computer literacy skills.
Community Learning Place is a drop-in space in the Grand Forks and Greenwood Public Libraries for adults wishing to improve their reading, writing or math skills. This includes individual help for those needing help with citizenship exams, learners’ driver's test, or basic computer skills.
Transitional Training Writer’s Group is a monthly workshop hosted through Selkirk College’s Adult Special Education program to help students develop and enhance their reading, writing and comprehension skills.