St. Charles Adult and Continuing Education
Downtown Campus - Main Street East, English as a Second Language Classes

Offers English as a Second Language (ESL) instructional programs to adults who have immigrated to Canada. ESL classes and Language Instruction for Newcomers (LINC) classes available days and in the summer.

Programs operated through the Hamilton Wentworth Catholic District School Board (HWCDSB) and funded through the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development.

770 Main St E
Hamilton, ON
L8M 1L1
Hours: Hours vary by program. Call for details
Phone: 905-577-0555 Press 8


Adults who have immigrated to Canada (Landed immigrants, permanent residents, refugee claimants, convention refugees, and Canadian citizens).


Call or visit to book an appointment for a language assessment. Assessments are run at the YMCA through the [YMCA Newcomer Settlement Program](trb:///record/HAM2001). Bring your YMCA language assessment to a St. Charles campus along with your immigration documents and a $10 materials fee to register.


Program - Fees vary based on program; People on a lower income may qualify for financial assistance





Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit