Shop at Chapters and Raise Funds for LU

Happy Holidays – It’s the season and books make the perfect gift! Are you shopping at Chapters Indigo for books and gift cards? Then consider shopping online using our special LU fundraising link. When you make your purchase, Chapters will donate a portion of the purchase to LU. Every little bit helps an adult achieve […]

Under the Cover 2021

Spend an evening with a Canadian novelist and raise funds to support free adult literacy tutoring in the West Island. Literacy Unlimited is proud to present Under the Cover, a conversation with a Canadian author about books, the writing process, and topics of interest to the audience. At each Under the Cover event, a moderator […]

Some Great Online Resources for Reading

Sometimes it is fun to find an online resource to help develop your reading skills. Here are three some of our tutors use with their learners. We think they are great. 1. Reading Skills for Today https://www.readingskills4today.com/level1 Good reading texts and activities for learners. There is audio and activities that you can download. 2. Bow […]

Digital Literacy Resources Worth Looking At

Here are a couple of resources you can use to teach yourself or others some basic digital literacy skills: How to use common Apps we use to connect with each other (Google Hangouts, YouTube, WhatsApp, and more); and Learn Some Basic Computer Literacy Skills – Audio and Visual instructions make it an effective learning resource […]

Financial Literacy – another important skill

For many people, job loss or wage cuts can make it difficult to make ends meet. Financial literacy is a critical skill. Here is an online resource that anyone can use to learn more about how to better manage a budget. (don’t forget, there are provincial and federal financial support programs in place to help […]