Do you want to improve your English skills?

WEST offers language classes to newcomer and immigrant women. Classes are available from Literacy to CLB Level 6 and run Monday to Friday.

Monday to Friday
Morning Classes
9:00am to 12:00pm
Afternoon Classes 12:30am to 2:30pm

Students attending our languages classes will improve their English skills and learn about:

Going to the doctor and/or specialist

How to make appointments

Going to the bank and/or your child’s school

Each class level focuses on providing language instruction in the areas of Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing. Class instruction is-based on the Canadian Language Benchmarks and teachers focus on the students’ needs in their daily lessons. Students are able to increase their confidence when interacting with the community on a daily basis and improve their English skills. The program is funded thought Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Permanent resident of Canada, Convention Refugee, or legally allowed to remain in Canada

For more information and to register for a language class contact the WEST office at 519-256-6621.


Childcare for Newcomer Children and transportation assistance are available for eligible clients.