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Welcome to Literacy for Life’s journey into using one of the nine essential skills needed for life, work and community.  The use of technology or computer use is one of the new literacies in the world.  Part of our goals as an organization is to promote and create awareness of literacy and that happens through sharing and open dialogue.

We are a non profit organization that is trying to “Get the Word Out” that literacy has changed over the years. No longer is it just about reading and writing. It’s about being able to read and write well, more often, and in many different mediums.

They are not simple skills, but essential in today’s knowledge-based workplace and society.  Here is a great video out that was created by Literacy BC called “Literacy is like Velcro”: