Victoria County

Community Adult Learning Program (CALP)

Various Locations, Victoria 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.

South of Grand Falls:

Western Valley Adult Learning Association Inc.
571 Route 190
Carlingford, NB, E7H 4J7
506-273-6177
Email
Website: https://www.wvala.ca/

North of Grand Falls:

Comité régionale d’éducation des adultes Mad/Vic Inc.
506-475-9293

New Brunswick Public Library Service

Various Locations, Victoria 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. Local Victoria County Libraries:

Grand Falls Public Library
131 Pleasant St., Suite 201
Grand Falls, N.B., E3Z 1G6
506-475-7781
Email

Perth-Andover Public Library
642 East Riverside Dr.
Perth-Andover, N.B., E7H 1Z6
506-273-2843
Email

Plaster Rock Public Library
290A Main St.
Plaster Rock, N.B., E7G 2C6
506-356-6018
Email

Madawaska-Victoria Family Resource Centre

Grand Falls, 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.

475 Terrace St, Unit E
Grand Falls, NB, E3Z 1B3
Tel: 506-473-6351 (Toll Free: 1-866-905-9900)
Email
Website: www2.frc-crf.com/grand-sault/

Workplace Essential Skills

Various Locations, Victoria 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: 506-735-2263
Email
Website: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/services/services_renderer.200971.Workplace_Essential_Skills_Program_(WES).html