VOTE for the PLLC!

The Portage Learning and Literacy Centre is very excited and honoured to be selected as one of three non-profit organizations in Portage la Prairie to potentially receive $5,000, but only if we get the most votes on the Common Ground website! VOTE HERE: Please share this site with your friends and family and encourage them to vote for the PLLC. … Read More

Register now for classes!

Do you want to complete Grade 12? Need to upgrade your skills in Math and English? Missing a prerequisite for college or university? We can help you meet your goals! Open the door to a world of new opportunities by upgrading your skills or earning your Mature Student High School Diploma. The PLLC has small class sizes and focused instructor … Read More

Indigenous Adult Health Internship Program

Are you Indigenous and interested in a career in healthcare? Do you want to build your skills for employment and achieving workplace success? Apply today to join the Indigenous Adult Health Internship Program. Contact Gavin at for more information.

Employment Assistance Services Workshop Schedule

We are excited to announce our fall schedule for Employment Assistance Services workshops. Please feel free to attend one or attend all workshops to help you gain an advantage when searching and applying for employment. For more information, contact our Employment Consultant at 204-857-6304. Click on the link below to view the schedule: EAS Fall 2018 Workshops  

Portage Celebrates Diversity!

Thank you all who attended and participated in the “Portage Celebrates Diversity” festival at Red River College Portage Campus on Saturday, August 18th. This festival was a free, fun-filled community festival where attendees were able to experience new cultures and meet new people. Organized by Portage Learning and Literacy Centre (PLLC), the afternoon-long event offered multicultural mini-pavilions, music and art performances, food, artisans, interactive workshops … Read More

Manage Your Money Workshops in the Community!

Everyone is encouraged to attend one or both of the two Manage Your Money workshops facilitated by PLLC staff and hosted at the YFC – the Door on July 25 and July 27 starting at 5pm each evening. Free snacks and beverages will be provided.  For more information, please contact us at or call 204-857-6304.  

Indigenous Adult Health Internship Program

Have you heard of the Indigenous Adult Health Internship Program? The Portage Learning and Literacy Centre, in partnership with Southern Health-Santé Sud and other agencies, is currently recruiting eligible participants for a 14-week work placement program that includes two weeks of pre-employment training. The goal is to provide adults with support and guidance to either return to the education system, … Read More

Summer Youth Program

Newcomer Settlement Services is organizing an amazing Summer Youth Program with tons of great activities for participants! If you have youth (ages 7-18) in your family, contact us today to get them registered for their best summer yet! Programming starts Tuesday, July 3rd, and runs four hours per day, four days per week for eight weeks. Days and times may vary. Please check the … Read More