Valemount

Our goal is to support all community members to gain the literacy skills needed to be successful in their homes, communities and lives.

Literacy Program Coordinator

hollie Blanchette

Hollie believes that literacy aides in personal growth, empowering us which enriches our communities. Connect with Hollie today to learn more about programs in Valemount.  

 

For our latest programs, download the calendar today!

Community Information

Coordinator: 250-566-3625 (call or text)

Our Programs & services

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Family Literacy

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Literacy begins with families!

We offer a number of FREE programs for families. Family programs aim to help parents and caregivers gain new skills and knowledge to enhance their children's literacy skills. 

Visit the Family Literacy page to learn more!

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Adult & Senior Literacy

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Learning is a lifelong journey!

Everyone is at a different point in their learning journey. We can help with reading, writing, numeracy, digital technology or workplace skills. We are here to help you with free group and one-on-one programs. 

Visit our Adult & Seniors page to learn more!

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Child & Youth Literacy

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Children & youth are the future!

Our FREE programs provide opportunities to learn and grow. We work with schools and partners to provide free reading support programs, after school programs, writing programs, and skills for life!

To learn more, visit our Children & Youth program page!

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Language & Settlement Services

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Settlement is a journey, let us help!

We provide free settlement and language services. Help is available to permanent residents, refugees, provincial nominees, temporary foreign workers, naturalized Canadian citizens and international students.

Visit our Language or Settlement Services page to find an office near you!

Who we are

The Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy (CBAL) is the Basin and Boundary's only not-for-profit literacy organization, working in 77 communities across south-eastern British Columbia.

what we do

With nearly 150 staff and hundreds of volunteers, we are able to provide free literacy programs and services to people of all ages.

why we do it

We believe in the work we do because literacy and learning matters, and is essential in creating strong and resilient communities that thrive.

Want to learn more about our work here in Valemount?

Send us a message and one of our team members will connect with you!

Funders

Our work is funded through a variety of local, regional, provincial and federal grants. These funders provide CBAL with the necessary resources to achieve great things.  We acknowledge the support of the Province of BC and the following funders for their continued support of CBAL and community literacy.