What we do

Why we do it

How we do it

What We Offer


From birth through adulthood, families play an important role in building and supporting literacy.


From our inception, building capacity in the community has been a focus of the Centre for Family Literacy.


Helping everyone learn with tools and resources that encourage lifelong learning.


Featured News

Amazon Wishlist

Looking for an alternative way to support the Centre? We’re excited to introduce our Amazon Wishlist! Our wishlist is filled with items that directly support

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Recent News

Second Annual Tutor Appreciation Day

We are excited to celebrate our second annual Tutor Appreciation Day on Friday, October 20th! Our tutors don’t just help with literacy skills; they build trust, instill confidence, and share genuine excitement as learners make progress toward their goals. Tutors enrich the lives of their learners and the impact of

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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2023

Every year, September 30th marks the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This day honours the children who never came back from residential schools, the survivors of these schools, and the families and communities affected by them. Public acknowledgment of the sorrowful history and enduring consequences of residential schools plays a

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Looking Back on Summer Events

Thank you to everyone who came out and made our annual Literacy in the Park Day so much fun! We loved seeing all of your happy faces! A special thanks to our volunteers and partners who came out and helped with the fun. We were able to give away over 200 new

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Links fore Literacy Charity Golf Tournament 2023

A heartfelt thank you to our incredible sponsors and supporters who made our annual Links fore Literacy Charity Golf Tournament an unforgettable success! Your generosity and support fuelled our event’s triumph and helped us raise vital funds …

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An Evening of Wine & Words 2023 – A Heartfelt Thank You to All!

We are overwhelmed with gratitude for the incredible support we received during our fundraising event An Evening of Wine & Words. The outpouring of generosity and love from our guests has left us speechless. A …

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An Evening of Wine & Words 2023

An Evening of Wine & Words, presented by Richardson Wealth, is the premier fundraising event for the Centre for Family Literacy and Edmonton’s can’t-miss concert of the year. This unique event mixes elegance with fun …

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Literacy Activities & Articles

Recent Activity Posts

Idile’s Story

We had the pleasure of interviewing some of our adult learners about the impact of our Tutor Program. This month we are featuring Idile, a

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