Literacy Why It Matters front pageCommunity Literacy of Ontario is a network of 105 community-based Literacy and Basic Skills agencies located in communities large and small across the province.

You can download “Literacy: Why It Matters”  here.

“Literacy: Why It Matters” paints a picture of literacy by:

      • Sharing twenty reasons why literacy is a critical issue in Ontario
      • Providing an overview of the Literacy and Basic Skills Program and highlighting its importance

We hope that “Literacy: Why It Matters” will be a useful tool for our members, partners, community stakeholders and service deliverers, governments and the general public. Please feel free to use and share this resource in ways that are helpful to you and your community.