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School Adjustment Support

Adjusting to a new school and new academic system can be challenging, especially if you are not studying in your first language. Our community provides tutoring services, as well as English as a Second Language assistance.

Tutors are available through Sylvan Learning, but more can be found through First Tutors Canada. Your child’s school may also offer tutoring programs or services.

Language assistance is available for those who are learning English as a second language through the following:

Community Involvement

There are many clubs, groups and programs for youth in Chatham-Kent including the YMCA, Adult Language and Learning for immigrant youth, churches, and community-based and cultural-based youth groups. There are also a lot of recreational activities, like team sports, music and art.

Health and Wellness

Beyond physical health, Chatham-Kent has services to support emotional and spiritual health. The following resources can help: