Educational Help Centres Inc.

Programs Available


Steve Ballantyne, B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed.

Choosing the correct University, College or Technology Program has never been more important to students. We offer the following in a private, professional setting – Career Planning, Career Counselling, Course Selection Assistance, Interest Testing and Evaluation, Guidance and Educational Counselling for Canadian Universities, Colleges and U.S.A. Schools. Retired Guidance Teacher, Steve Ballantyne, B.A., M.Ed. is our Educational Consultant. 

Testing - Woodcock-Johnson IV 

Stephen Prendergast, B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed.

Stephen has just completed his 31st year of teaching exclusively in
special education settings both in schools and residential treatment
facilities. His teaching experience includes students with intellectual
and learning disabilities as well as behavioural and emotional
disorders. Stephen has 21 years experience administering the
Woodcock-Johnson tests of Academic Achievement.

Davis Dyslexia Correction Program

Mary Ann Kettlewell, R.N.

Mary Ann is a certified Davis dyslexia correction facilitator. She works with students, all ages, who are visual learners or picture thinkers. Many of her students have been labelled A.D.D. or A.D.H.D. and are not achieving in the classrooms. The Davis program is a proven method of correcting dyslexia (a communication disorder) in 87 countries of the world. The book, "The Gift of Dyslexia" by R. Davis explains the procedure that Mary Ann uses.


During the past twelve years, Stephen Ballantyne, a Guidance Counsellor/Principal, advises students regarding careers and course selection. He uses the results of up-to-date “Interest Inventory Tests” to help students know their strengths and weaknesses.


We offer Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Conversational English/French/Spanish Tutoring as well as TOEFL exam preparation.

Summary Of Services

  • Instruction Method: One-to-One
  • Cost of Instruction: See “Fee Schedule
  • Counselling: Career & Course Selection $80/per 2 hour session+ $70 test
  • Instruction Site: Choice – In-Office, In-Home, On-Line
  • Test Preparation: S.A.T. /A.C.T. (U.S.), G.E.D.
  • Teacher Qualifications: Certified Teachers
  • Contract Commitments: No Term Contract (start and stop as desired, design own schedule)
  • Special Ed. Qualifications: 25+ Sp. Ed. Specialists Available
  • Languages E.S.L., F.S.L., S.S.L
  • Dyslexia Correction Certified "Davis Dyslexia Correction® Program" Available 
  • Testing: Woodcock-Johnson IV $500.00