Hastings County

Hastings is the newest county to join the Literacy Ontario Central South region.  Hastings County is the second largest county in Ontario, stretching almost 160 kilometers from the Bay of Quinte to Algonquin Park.

For more information, download the Hastings Community Service Plan 2020-2021 (updated in February 2020).

Service providers in Hastings County:

Community Learning Alternatives (CLA)

CLA Hastings

Community Learning Alternatives Hastings

Community Learning Alternatives (CLA) provides upgrading and essentials skills training for adult learners with employment and education goals. CLA will help you determine your strengths and provide instruction to increase skills in your areas of need. Our experienced staff will help you reach your learning goals and plan your next steps.

Location and Contact Information:

Belleville Location
(Head Office and Mailing Address)
32 Bridge St. East
Belleville, ON K8N 5V7
(613) 962-9615

Madoc Location
151 St. Lawrence St. East
Madoc, ON
(613) 473-4024

Trenton Location
46 Dundas St. West
Trenton, ON
(613) 394-3740

Website: https://www.cla-buildingskills.ca

Loyalist College

Loyalist College LogoWherever you want to get in life – a better job, a college education, an apprenticeship – we can help you get there. In just three to nine months you can earn your Grade 12 equivalency, and get started on your journey. And it’s free.

This program is designed for students who:

  • Want to upgrade their math, English and computer skills
  • Need to earn their Grade 12 equivalency to apply for an apprenticeship or post-secondary studies
  • Want to improve their qualifications for employment

Location and Contact Information:

Belleville Location: Loyalist College
376 Wallbridge-Loyalist
Belleville, ON K8N 5B9
613-969-1913 ext. 2450

Bancroft Location: Loyalist College Of Applied Arts & Technology
195 Hastings St N
Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0
613-332-1743 ext. 227

Loyalist Career and College Prep Website