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Province offering newcomers free English skills

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Newcomers to Fort St. John will now get to develop their English language skills for free.

The Province announced on Monday that it will be investing $40,000 towards the local Literacy Society.

Immigrants and refugees who come to Fort St. John will be the beneficiaries of this investment.

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The funding will go towards recruiting and training volunteer tutors, then help match tutors with those who want to improve their English language skills.

Fort Nelson will also be receiving $40,000 to deliver a similar program, in partnership with the Northern Lights College.

Information on becoming an English Language volunteer tutor can be found by Clicking Here.

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