GALA works with Department of Community Services (DCS) to help their clients improve the 9 Essential Skills and overcome barriers to help them get to work.
Seniors and Learning Grants
GALA, in partnership with Shamrock Seniors Club (Canso), Rocky Shores Seniors (New Harbour) and other seniors groups will provide literacy projects for seniors. The workshops offered will help seniors gain health literacy skills which are critical for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. We work with seniors groups to help seniors reduce isolation, gain new skills and find and access information.
PGI Technology Grant
GALA will support adult learners and establish a computer lab and technology.
The Guysborough County Adult Learning Association has partnerships with community-based organizations and municipal, provincial, and federal projects and services. These partnerships provide a variety of services including financial support, in-kind services and consultation.