Nova Scotia Seniors for Literacy Project (2001)

Final Report

The Nova Scotia Seniors for Literacy Project was undertaken by the Nova Scotia Senior Citizens' Secretariat and funded by the National Literacy Secretariat, Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC) in partnership with the Nova Scotia Department of Education. An advisory committee of representatives with an interest in the literacy needs of seniors provided support and guidance (Appendix 1). Valerie White, Executive Director of the Senior Citizens' Secretariat served as project administrator and Deirdre Kazi as the project coordinator.

The goal of the project was to prepare a strategic plan to guide the development of programs, services, and projects that are best able to address the literacy needs of seniors in Nova Scotia. The objectives of the project were to:
• document the literacy needs of seniors in Nova Scotia
• prepare a final report to summarize the data and present a strategy for systematically addressing literacy issues among seniors in Nova Scotia.

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Nova Scotia Senior Citizens' Secretariat. Nova Scotia Seniors for Literacy Project 2001. Web. 18 Jan. 2021 <http://en.copian.ca/library/research/nova/nova.pdf>
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