Supporting literacy education in vulnerable and marginalized communities across Toronto.
What we do
Check out this video produced by Indie88 and gain insight into our work with Ontario’s incarcerated population.
We teach the foundational skills of reading and writing
We strive to create a positive educational environment for each student
Our goal is to help our students build confidence and self-esteem
We offer targeted strategies that meet the needs of our individual learners
Our Students. Our Projects.
of people entering Canadian prisons don’t have their high school diploma.
Up to 30%
reduction in recidivism can be achieved through programming depending on the level of literacy the prisoner achieves.
of people entering prisons have less than a Grade 8 education or level of literacy skills.
Dedicated to change.
Since inception, Literal Change has been involved with and participated in a number of projects and initiatives within both the education and justice system fields.
To learn more about our work view our 2018 Annual Report.
Thank you to our funders.