Technology TrainingIn partnership with Employment and Social Services, Chatham-Kent Public Library can help connect you with community services through the Community Navigator program.

The Community Navigator program serves all Chatham-Kent Public Library patrons through our 11 branch library system - all you need is a library card! With the help of a Community Navigator, CKPL can:

  • provide one-on-one instruction in accessing government, social and health services online
  • assist with completing online forms and applications
  • help with referrals to community agencies, 
  • provide employment support and referrals to employment support agencies
  • help to identifying continuing learning opportunities based on your individual needs

Rent SmartRentSmart Tenant Education Program 

RentSmart is a training program to teach individuals how to be good tenants, how to budget, and look after a home. As well as how to communicate with landlords, neighbours, roommates, and others.

See RentSmart for more information or to register.

ID Clinic

Date: Thursday, March 12
Time: 12:30 to 3:30 pm
Location: Chatham Branch 

Please call or pick up a “What Do I Need to Bring” brochure at the library today. Appointments are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Financial Screening available to assist with the cost of Photo ID or Birth Certificate Assistance with applying for Birth Certificate (from all provinces). Service Canada can issue Social Insurance Numbers, Personal Access Codes or answer questions about Canada Pension Plan or Old Age Security.

One-on-One Appointments

To make an appointment with a Community Navigator, please contact your local branch for information on available appointments or you can contact a Community Navigator directly. Community Navigators are available to assist eligible seniors 65 years or older with applying for the NEW Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program designed to support low-income seniors with services such as check-up; repairing broken teeth, cavities, x-rays, oral surgery, etc.

Cathy 
Email: cathyy@chatham-kent.ca
Phone: 226.312.2025 x4852

Lori
Email: loridi@chatham-kent.ca
Phone: 226.312.2025 x4853

Dominique 
Email: dominiquem@chatham-kent.ca
Phone: 226.312.2025 x4854