Acala Learn - EAL

ACALA welcomes new adult volunteers from the town and county and from the St. Francis Xavier University (StFX) campus. Our volunteers help us provide lifelong learning opportunities to the people of Antigonish Town and County. Volunteer opportunities include: literacy, numeracy, and English as an Additional Language tutoring; serving as an ACALA board member; fundraising; graphic design or videography; computer wizardary or website maintenance, as well as being a friend or mentor. You are also welcome to join community projects and special events.

Please contact ACALA at acalalearn@gmail.com for more information on how you can help!


Many volunteers choose to become tutors. Volunteer tutors work with individual learners from 1 to 5 hours a week. Our volunteer tutor program is an essential services offlered through ACALA. If you wish to be a volunteer tutor, we’ll ask you what experience or training you already have teaching  and help you hone your skills in teaching adults. To the best of our ability, we match you with a learner you can work comfortably with. We take into consideration your subject preferences and time constraints.