Strong Start to Reading

Service Details
Hours A minimum commitment of 1/2 hour once per week during the school day for 10 weeks is expected
Dates Sep-Jun
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford ; Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 10 year(s)
Application Volunteers - no experience is required * all volunteer resources (training and manual) and program materials are provided * a valid police check with vulnerable sector screen is required
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Address & Map
260 St Paul Ave
Brantford, ON N3R 7X4
Intersection St Paul Ave and Terrace Hill St
Mailing Address c/o Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk Strong Start 
PO Box 26004 
Brantford, ON N3R 7X4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Program matches interested community volunteers with children age 5-7 years and English language learners up to age 10 * working on a one-to-one basis using games, books and activities * volunteer helps the child build early literacy skills  
 
Programs are located in 86 Catholic and public schools in Brant, Haldimand and Norfolk, Six Nations and New Credit.
Contact Information
Website www.strongstart.ca/
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Primary Contact Ruth Mills, Program Co-ordinator; Phone: (Business) 519-743-9578 ext 106 * 519-761-8459; Email: rmills@strongstart.ca