Carleton County

Community Adult Learning Program (CALP): Western Valley Adult Learning Association Inc.

Various Locations, Carleton County, NB

CALP Academic Program: Provides free literacy and GED preparation classes for adults (18+) on a continuous entry basis. CALP is accessible in over 100 communities throughout NB and in both official languages.

Digital Literacy Program: Provides introduction of basic digital skills to enable adult learners to participate fully in an increasingly digital society. The Digital Literacy Program is available in both official languages to existing adult learning groups.

Tel: 506-273-6177

New Brunswick Public Library Service

Various Locations, Carleton County, NB

The New Brunswick Public Library Service provides access to books, CDs, DVDs, and online resources including downloadable eBooks and audiobooks. Programs and services include story hour, public lectures, reference services, interlibrary loan and public access workstations. Visit one of the sixty-three libraries or three bookmobiles to learn more. To find a local library, call the number below, or view the “Map of Libraries” available on the website.

Haut-Saint-Jean Library Region

Tel: 506-236-3423

Northern Carleton Laubach Literacy Council

Northern Carleton County Region, NB

Laubach Literacy New Brunswick (LLNB) was founded in 1975 and offers free tutoring in basic literacy and numeracy skills to adult learners by trained and certified volunteers. A registered, non-profit charitable organization, LLNB has Councils and points of contact in various rural and urban regions of New Brunswick.

Karen Birnie, Tutor Coordinator
Phone: 221-0333 (cell)
Linda Justason, Co-chair

Valley Family Resource Center

Woodstock area, NB

Family Resource Centres provide programs, services and resources for families with children 0-6 years old. Centres may differ in the services and programs they offer, depending on the needs of their communities.

110 Richmond St, Unit 1
Woodstock, NB
E7M 2N9

Tel: 506-325-2299

Woodstock Early Intervention

Various Locations, Carleton County, NB

This is a home-based support and teaching program designed to give children a good start in life. Parents are offered guidance and information on child development and parenting skills. The program is designed to help children optimize their development and become school-ready. An extensive resource library is also available for families. This is a targeted program intended to promote attachment and child development.

261 Connell St, Unit 7
Woodstock, NB
E7M 1L2

Tel: 506-325-4493


Woodstock First Nation Aboriginal Headstart

Woodstock First Nation, NB

Headstart programs deliver early literacy and kindergarten readiness programs.

6 Eagles Nest Drive
Woodstock, N.B.
E7M 4J3

Tel: 506-328-4332


Workplace Essential Skills

Various Locations, Carleton County, NB

Workplace Essential Skills (WES) training is based on the nine essential skills: Reading, Writing, Numeracy, Oral Communication, Document Use, Computer Use, Thinking Skills, Continuous Learning, Working with Others. The WES team is able to assess workplace needs, develop customized training specific to the needs of the workplace and employees, provide training resources, and measure the achievement of training objectives.

Regional Coordinator

Tel: 506-444-3859