Nbaakaawin Kwe: Native Women’s Resource Centre of Toronto

Contact Information
191 Gerrard Street East
Toronto ON M5A 2E5
Phone: (416) 963-9963 x238
Fax: (416) 963-5062
Email: literacy@nwrct.ca
http://www.NWRCT.ca
Type of Program
  • 1:1 (with tutor)
  • Small Group
  • Day: Monday – Thursday 9 am – 4 pm | Friday 9 am – 12 pm
  • Part Time
  • Full Time
Support Services
  • Child Care
  • Computers
  • Internet
  • Languages spoken:English
Local Partnerships
  • Metro Toronto Movement for Literacy
  • MTCU
  • AlphaPlus Centre
  • Frontier College
Other Relationship
  • Council Fire (referrals, Partner for outings)
  • Frontier College (volunteer tutors)

Our centre offers 6 individual programs in total: Housing Advocay, Dawnissog: youth program, Investing in Women’s Futures, Pimaatisiwin Program (for mothers of young children), and the literacy program. All clients have access to services and workshops of each program.

Services Offered
  • Level 1
  • Level 2
  • Level 3
  • Level 4/5
  • Apprenticeship Math and English
  • Essential Skills training
  • Family Literacy
  • Computer Training
  • Online Learning (e.g. eChannel)
  • Workforce Literacy
  • Workplace Literacy
  • Language Instruction: Ojibwa language class twice/month offered through host centre
  • Cultural programs offered through host centre