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  • Write On 2024 – Success Stories
    Write On 2024 – Success Stories Welcome to the 2024 edition of Write On! This year the theme is SUCCESS. In this edition, we take time to acknowledge our achievements and celebrate the successes of those around us. You can read this booklet online below. Click on the arrows to flip the pages and hear… Read more: Write On 2024 – Success Stories
  • Friends For Mental Health Resources
    Friends for Mental Health is a bilingual non-profit organization in the West Island of Montreal. Their mission is to help individuals and families better cope with their loved one’s mental health issue. The services that they offer include counselling, support groups, art therapy, respite activities, mindfulness, conferences and more. You can download some of their… Read more: Friends For Mental Health Resources
  • Literacy Quebec – Resource Tool for Literacy Organizations
    Literacy Quebec has developed a comprehensive list of mental health resources available in English in Quebec. They have compiled this list into a booklet: A Resource Tool for Literacy Organizations You can download this resource here as a PDF: A Resource Tool for Literacy Organizations Or go to their website to find the booklet online: https://literacyquebec.org/mentalhealthresources/
  • COMQUAT
    COMQUAT COMQUAT is an independent community organization specializing in literacy for people experiencing difficulties mastering written language. The organization’s main goals are: To find out more, email them at info@comquat.ca or visit their website: https://www.comquat.ca Or visit their office in Île-Perrot 25 boul Don Quichotte, Île-Perrot, Qc, J7V 7X4 – ​Tel: (514) 453-3632
  • CIMOI
    CIMOI Part of the West-Island community since 1993, CIMOI is a partner with many Quebec institutions, organizations and employers. CIMOI assists people arriving in Quebec. They provide support to settle in Quebec, learn French, get a job, and find the services you need in the community. CIMOI offers many French courses, online and in person,… Read more: CIMOI
  • Our News November 2023
    Our News November 2023 Every year LU staff, tutors and learners contribute to our in-house publication, Our News. This year we asked everyone “How do you keep cool during a heat wave?” Here’s what they said! How do you keep cool during a heat wave? “I am not a big swimmer, but I spent time… Read more: Our News November 2023
  • Write On 2023 – You Matter
    Write On 2023 – You matter Welcome to the 2023 edition of Write On! This year the theme is YOU MATTER. Every year, Literacy Unlimited produces an in-house publication called Write On. Write On showcases short texts written by LU learners. We pull all the submissions together and create a booklet. You can read this… Read more: Write On 2023 – You Matter
  • The Teapot
    The Teapot The Teapot is working to improve the lives of the 50+ community of Lachine and surrounding areas, by helping them maintain their lifestyles in their own homes for as long as possible. As we work closely with this organization, we will highlight some of their events on this page from time to time.… Read more: The Teapot
  • Volunteer West Island Events
    Volunteer West Island Events Volunteer West Island provides a unique mix of programs and services to people of all ages. As we work closely with this organization, we will highlight some of their events on this page from time to time. The following bilingual event will take place on Friday March 10, 2023. For more… Read more: Volunteer West Island Events
  • Income Tax Assistance Service
    Income Tax Assistance Service Volunteer West Island (VWI) is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the needs of volunteers as well as the community organizations and groups that require volunteer help. They offer a volunteer-run income tax clinic for West Islanders who are eligible for FREE! Sign up soon – spaces are limited!
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