The City of Guelph is a vibrant community of over 100,000 people located in the heart of southern Ontario, just 100km west of Toronto. With one of the premier research universities, and a diverse variety of manufacturing, service, and high technology enterprises, it's also one of the fastest growing economic regions in Canada.
The Guelph Public Library will provide and promote to the citizens of Guelph friendly, efficient public library service. It will provide appropriately selected and catalogued collections of materials, both print and non-print, properly designed and maintained facilities, and well-trained staff.
Our organization seeks to improve the lives of people in Guelph and Wellington County, as reflected in our Mission Statement: "This organization strives to meet existing and emerging social needs to improve lives and build community."
Hard of hearing children usually fall through the cracks of the medical, social and education systems. Hearing aids today are expensive but good. This web which has had 1,000,000 hits since 2000 provides vital information for people interested in hard of hearing children. Written by PAM Candlish, a Guelph resident, and aauthor of Not Deaf Enough
Lutherwood’s Job Search Workshop program offers 3-day pre-employment workshops designed for people who have immigrated to Canada. Workshops cover resumes, cover letters, interviews, employer research, labour market information, workplace culture and more! Participants receive free ongoing support, and access to telephones, fax machines, photocopiers, computers, and the Internet. Workshops run twice monthly. Contact us to register.