|About||For over 20 years, the Further Education Society of Alberta (FESA) has worked to build community capacity and address gaps in Literacy and Essential Skills|
OUR MISSION is to strengthen communities, families, and individuals through literacy and learning
OUR VISION is simple: Canada is a literate and learning society, allowing all to reach their potential.
Further Education Society of Alberta (FESA) is an award winning charitable organization, serving people in Canada who are striving to overcome social, economic, and educational barriers to learning.
For over 20 years, FESA has worked to build community capacity and address gaps in parent education and Literacy and Essential Skills (LES) development throughout Canada. Providing free family literacy and adult foundational learning programs and training, we have supported community-based literacy initiatives in over 750 communities across the country.
Executive Director Elaine Cairns: 2017 Chief David Crowchild Memorial Award
2013 Council of the Federation Literacy Award in Recognition of Outstanding Achievement in Literacy
2010 Certificate of Recognition from the Elizabeth Fry Society Alberta for the learning and growth opportunities FESA's Literacy and Parenting Skills (LAPS) program has offered to women and men at the Remand Centre.