Contact North | Contact Nord helps educationally underserved Ontarians in 600 small, rural, remote, Indigenous and Francophone communities access online learning to get a degree, diploma, certificate from Ontario’s public colleges and universities or upgrade their skills via online learning without leaving their communities.
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Online Learning Centre: St. Thomas
Institution: Algonquin College and Northern College
Program: Community and Justice Services and Social Service Worker
[Contact North | Contact Nord] staff were helpful and encouraged me to ask questions about placements and attending labs
Online Learning Centre: M’Chigeeng First Nation
Institution: Native Education & Training College of Business, Healthcare, Human Service & Technology
Program: Personal Support Worker
She appreciated the opportunity to remain in her community with her family and complete her placement close to home.
Online Learning Centre: Parry Sound
Institution: Confederation College and Anishinabek Educational Institute
Program: Early Childhood Education Diploma and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Certificate
There were times I was frustrated and wanted to give up and staff would encourage me. I have done all these programs with their support and...
Online Learning Centre: Brantford
Institution: Lakehead District School Board - Lakehead Adult Education Centre
Program: English (College Preparation) Grade 12
Yvonne completed the English course and plans to apply to an Early Childhood Education college program.