Simcoe/Muskoka Literacy Network

Office Phone 705-326-7227
Toll Free Phone 1-888-518-4788
Primary Contact Stephanie Hobbs, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Shari Menard, Executive Assistant; Email:
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Description and Service
Former Name MAESD (Nov 2018) ; Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (Nov 2018)
Description (Agency) An information source about essential skills training and academic upgrading for adults in Simcoe County and Muskoka
Description (Service) Literacy and Basic Skills -- Regional umbrella group for adult literacy and essential skills programs * professional development * public awareness and community education * promotion of action on literacy * training for literacy workers * literacy community planning * information and referral for literacy and basic skills * clear writing services and * information on Essential Skills
Dates Year-round
Eligibility Agencies with programs as outlined or having an interest in literacy issues * any person who would like information on literacy or basic skills upgrading or in need of a referral to these agencies
Application Call and email for details
Languages English ; French - some
Fees Clear Writing services - fees vary * call for details
Location Information
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
575 West St S, Unit 15
Orillia, ON L3V 7N6
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Intersection West St S and Hwy 12 S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Record Details
Elections Board of Directors elected annually at Annual General Meeting (May or June)
Print Material Brochure, posters * other publications developed on an on-going basis

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