Saint John County

Community Adult Learning Program (CALP): Saint John Kings Adult Learning Inc.

Various Locations, Saint John County, NB

CALP Academic Program: Provides free literacy and GED preparation classes for adults (18+) on a continuous entry basis. CALP is accessible in over 100 communities throughout NB and in both official languages.

Digital Literacy Program: Provides introduction of basic digital skills to enable adult learners to participate fully in an increasingly digital society. The Digital Literacy Program is available in both official languages to existing adult learning groups.

Tel: 506-333-5480


Connections 2 Learning

Rothesay and Saint John, NB

Connections 2 Learning is a multi-sensory program (Orton Gillingham) that is beneficial for struggling readers or for those diagnosed with dyslexia. The program includes a variety of multi-sensory activities, direct instruction (1:1) and leveled activities books.

Tel: 506-650-5057 or 506-609-4443



New Brunswick Public Library Service

Various Locations, Saint John County, NB

The New Brunswick Public Library Service provides access to books, CDs, DVDs, and online resources including downloadable eBooks and audiobooks. Programs and services include story hour, public lectures, reference services, interlibrary loan and public access workstations. Visit one of the sixty-three libraries or three bookmobiles to learn more. To find a local library, call the number below, or view the “Map of Libraries” available on the website.

Fundy Library Region

Tel: 506-643-7222


Quality Learning New Brunswick

Saint John, NB

Quality Learning New Brunswick is a Quality (Choice Theory) organization that responds to communities’ learning requests and provides opportunities for individuals and families to become independent learners.

57 MacLaren Blvd.
PO Box 6026, Brunswick Square
Saint John, NB
E2L 4R5

Tel: 506-333-2601




READ Saint John

Saint John, NB

Laubach Literacy New Brunswick (LLNB) was founded in 1975 and offers free tutoring in basic literacy and numeracy skills to adult learners by trained and certified volunteers. A registered, non-profit charitable organization, LLNB has Councils and points of contact in various rural and urban regions of New Brunswick.

Crescent Valley Resource Centre
130 MacLaren Blvd.
Saint John, NB
E2K 3G3

Tel: 506-633-2011



Saint John Boys and Girls Club

Saint John, NB

Boys and Girls Clubs offer a safe, enriching, and fun place to go when school is out, with programs available and affordable to all children. Boys and Girls Clubs are managed by experienced career professionals trained in youth development. Over 14,000 volunteers nationwide assist club staff in providing positive role models for our young people. The Saint John Boys and Girls Club offers a Youth Choices Career Link program for youth ages 15 to 30.

1 Paul Harris St
Saint John, NB
E2L 3V9

Tel: 506-634-2011 ext. 222

South End Community Center
210 Wentworth Street
Saint John, NB
E2L 2T3


Saint John Early Intervention

Inner City Saint John, Kennebecasis, Hampton, Kingston Peninsula, St. Martins, Lepreau

The Early Intervention Program is a home-based support and teaching program designed to give children a good start in life. Parents are offered guidance and information on child development and parenting skills. The program is designed to help children optimize their development and become school-ready. An extensive resource library is also available for families. This is a targeted program intended to promote attachment and child development.

115 Charlotte Street
Saint John NB,
E2L 2J2

Tel: 506-643-2022



Saint John Learning Exchange

Saint John, NB

The Saint John Learning Exchange is a non-profit literacy education organization that provide a positive and supportive learner-centered environment, self-paced learning programs, and promotes life long learning and the importance of literacy.

162 Union St
Saint John, NB
E2L 1A8

Tel: 506-648-0202




The Family Resource Centre (S.J.) Inc.

Saint John, NB

Family Resource Centres provide programs, services and resources for families with children 0-6 years old. Centres may differ in the services and programs they offer, depending on the needs of their communities.

211 Wentworth Street
Saint John, NB
E2L 2T4

Tel: 506-633-2182




Workplace Essential Skills

Various Locations, Saint John County, NB

Workplace Essential Skills (WES) training is based on the nine essential skills: Reading, Writing, Numeracy, Oral Communication, Document Use, Computer Use, Thinking Skills, Continuous Learning, Working with Others. The WES team is able to assess workplace needs, develop customized training specific to the needs of the workplace and employees, provide training resources, and measure the achievement of training objectives.

Regional Coordinator

Tel: 506-658-6610


Youth Choices Career Link

Saint John, NB

An individualized and self-paced drop-in program for youth ages 15-30, focusing on academics, employability, life skills, and self-sufficiency. Career Link offers a comfortable and non-judgmental space where clients and paid facilitators work together to achieve these goals.    Participants commit to work on these goals for a minimum of 360 hours over a minimum twenty- four week period. Clients who complete this requirement are awarded $500.

1 Paul Harris Street
Saint John, NB
E2L 1R6

Tel: 506-634-0788