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Volunteer with PELC!

Our adult learning centre has volunteer opportunities throughout the year. You could: Let’s chat! We will work with you to find the right fit. Please contact Lori at (613) 476-1811.

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Free Tax Clinics Are Back!

It’s tax season and we’re here to help! Our volunteer tax clinics empower people financially by helping them file their taxes. All PEC residents with modest incomes and simple returns are eligible. Behind on filing? No problem! We can do multi-year returns and get you back on track to receive the benefits you’re entitled to….

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Seeking Tax Volunteers

Drop-in Volunteer Information Session for our Free Tax Clinics When: Tuesday, January 9th, 2024, 4pm – 6pm Where: Prince Edward Learning Centre, 97 Main St, Picton (Rexall Plaza) What: Learn how you can help community members file their taxes and increase their income. Why: Through tax refunds and benefits, PELC’s free tax clinics have put…

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New Consecon Market!

New PEC Fresh Good Food Market in Consecon Official Opening at the Consecon LegionFriday, December 1, 2:30 – 4:30 pm The Consecon Area Ratepayers Association is proud to host a new PEC Fresh Good Food Market at the Consecon Legion Branch 509, in partnership with Prince Edward Learning Centre. The market will be open for…

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Free Workshop & Benefits Check

Managing Your Money Workshop Monday, November 27, 2 pm – 3:30 pm Understand the importance of setting a budget; learn about expenses, spending, credit and debt; and explore the benefits and credits available through tax filing. Registration required. Participants will receive a $20 No Frills gift card. Financial Benefits Check-Up Tuesday, November 28, 4 pm –…

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PELC Celebrates Award Winners

PELC bursaries are presented to learners who show dedication to learning, kindness to other learners, interest and involvement in the community, resilience in their learning journey, personal growth, and completion of a significant learning goal. Our award winners represent all goal paths and PELC programs. This year’s bursary winners were recognized at our Annual General…

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New Youth-Created Website

Greater Than County Youth Collective is a collective impact project working to improve the lives of youth: now, and in the future. Using a collaborative, youth-led model, Greater Than works closely with agencies in Prince Edward County (including Prince Edward Learning Centre) to increase youth engagement in the community and improve local high school graduation…

Wed. June 28th, 2023 YOUTH PRIDE EVENT Benson Park 1-5 pm

Youth Pride Event!

The second annual Youth Pride Event will take place Wednesday, June 28 at Benson Park in Picton, from 1 – 5 pm. This youth-planned event is for everyone, so bring your family and friends! There will be local vendors, activities, games and giveaways. If you would like to be a vendor or support this event,…

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Volunteer with our Board!

PELC relies on a volunteer Board of Directors to ensure good governance of the organization. Please use the form below to apply or learn more about joining our volunteer board. You may be prompted to sign in to your Google account; this allows us to send you an email response. Loading…

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CRA Strike + Your Taxes

It’s not too late to file your taxes through the Learning Centre! The CRA is currently on strike. Our CVITP Tax Clinics at PELC are continuing to operate and we can still file taxes through E-File and generate paper returns. We will continue to support clients with tax filing and reaching out to government resources….