Language and Skill Development (Formerly Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada – LINC)
Language/SkillsDevelopment Program initiated in 1992, provides language instruction and training to adult newcomers in English to facilitate their social, cultural and economic integration into Canadian society.
The Language/SkillsDevelopment Program includes Literacy level to levels 6 & 7 for the newcomers in three strategic locations. Care for Newcomer Children (CNC) and transportation assistance is provided to students for whom language training would otherwise be inaccessible.
The Language/Skills Development program has also
- Computer Training
- Information Sessions/workshops to help students understand a wide variety of topics
- Field Trips and Classroom Trips
- Care for Newcomer Children (CNC), formerly Child Minding Activities