Programs & Resources

Association between low functional health literacy and mortality in older adults: longitudinal cohort study

Resource Adult Senior Health
This resource is a report. Written by Sophie Bostock and Andrew Steptoe (2012). This report investigates the connection between health literacy...

One-on-One Literacy Tutoring

Program Young Adult (Age 18-25) Adult Senior Computer
This program is offered by the Adult Learning Centre and focusses on reading, writing, numeracy & computer skills. For more information contact...

Literacy Toolkit for Homeless Organizations

Resource Adult Senior Health
This resource is a toolkit. (British Publication Jan 2012) Workers in homelessness organizations are often in contact with adults with poor literacy...

Adult Basic Education

Program Young Adult (Age 18-25) Adult
Complete or upgrade courses for entry into business, health, and trades programs or university transfer courses. Study independently online or in a...

Literacy Partners of Manitoba

Resource Youth (Age 13-17) Young Adult (Age 18-25) Adult Senior Clear Language
This resource is a website. Plain language is good style, not “dumbing down.” It is making the message clear and understandable for readers.  Plain...

A Guide to Voting

Resource Young Adult (Age 18-25) Adult Senior
This is a great and timely resource from ABC Life Literacy Canada. A Guide to Voting is for literacy practitioners, teachers, educators, and anyone...