Individual Tutoring

There are volunteer opportunities to provide tutoring to adults in your community. The time and location are decided by the tutor and learner. The commitment is two to four hours per week. Full orientation and training are provided. The following literacy organizations use volunteers as individual tutors. Call ahead to register for training.

Program and Location

Lambton County
Literacy Lambton
180 N. College Avenue
Sarnia Ontario
Phone: 519-332-4876
E-mail: family@readsarnia.org

Essex County
South Essex Community Council
215 Talbot Street East
Leamington Ontario
Phone: 519-326-8629
E-mail: lrutgers@secc.on.ca

Adult Language and Learning
240 King Street West, Suite 101
Chatham Ontario
Phone: 519-354-7424
E-mail: info@adultlanguageandlearning.ca

Unemployed Help Centre
6955 Cantelon Drive
Windsor Ontario
Phone: 519-944-4900
E-mail: lbs@uhc.ca

Windsor Public Library
Adult Literacy Program
185 Ouellette Avenue
Windsor Ontario
Phone: 519-255-6770 ext. 4460
E-mail: adultlit@windsorpubliclibrary.com

Small Group or Large Group Setting

There are also opportunities to assist an instructor in a small group or larger group setting. In this situation, the volunteer has the support of an experienced instructor who gives guidance and direction during specified times.

To inquire about small group or large group setting volunteer opportunities in any of the following Sarnia-Lambton programs, call 519-332-4876:

  • Lambton Kent District School Board
  • Lambton College