The Portage Learning and Literacy Centre (PLLC) is a not-for-profit organization providing individuals of the Central Plains region with opportunities to realize their literacy, educational, employment, and life goals through a positive and supportive environment. Our services are divided into two main streams: Adult Education and Programs.

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Adult Education

The Portage Learning and Literacy Centre is a credited Adult Learning Centre through Manitoba Multiculturalism and Literacy branch of the Government of Manitoba. Our service is offered to everyone living in the Central Plains Region. The Centre offers the Mature Grade 12 High School diploma, individual credits, upgrading and literacy, which includes computer skills. A fully subsidized on-site day care is available.

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Programs

The Portage Learning and Literacy Centre offers specialized programs that focus on settlement services and language training for newcomers, through our Newcomer’s Welcome Centre, as well as Employment Assistance Services for the residents of Portage la Prairie and surrounding areas. We also offer Money Management Training, as well as a basic computer course for women called Power Up. We also offer support programs such as an on-site daycare for our students, and the Community Clothes Cupboard, offering free gently used business or work clothes.

Our Programs

Upcoming Events

Feb
11
Thu
6:30 pm Power Up class @ Portage Learning & Literacy Centre
Power Up class @ Portage Learning & Literacy Centre
Feb 11 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Portage Learning & Literacy Centre is once again offering Power Up – a basic computer course for women. Please join this free program to learn more about using computers, word processing, emails, and the internet in a positive and supportive environment. This course will be offered as six 2.5 hour classes, for a total of 15 hours of training. Participants who ... Read More
Feb
17
Wed
6:30 pm Annual General Meeting
Annual General Meeting
Feb 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Portage Learning & Literacy Centre is holding its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, February 17th, 2016, starting at 6:30 p.m. This meeting will take place in the Literacy classroom on the 1st Floor of the Centre. All are welcome to attend.