Description:Provides small group tutoring to enable adults to improve their basic English literacy skills. Trains volunteer tutors. Provides free materials and on-going support to the tutor-learner pairs and small groups. Volunteers tutor in the Community Project, Computer Aided Literacy Project, and Health Literacy at Valley Medical Center. Meetings take place at a mutually agreed upon location. Training is provided for volunteers prior to tutoring. Literacy workshops provided on a variety of literacy topics. Additional volunteer opportunities exist for adults wishing to improve their job skills. .
Public Transit:Varies according to location.
540 Valley Way, Building 4, Milpitas, CA 95035 37.4275923 -121.9141544 Libraries
- Disabled Restroom
Fees:None. Volunteers are requested to make a $20 donation to support training of volunteer tutors. Limited number of scholarships available. Cash, credit cards and checks accepted.
Audience:Adults who need literacy support
Eligibility:Adult with limited literacy skills, age 16 or over, reading and/or writing below 8th grade level
How to Apply:Walk in, apply by phone or send request to email@example.com.
Service Wait Estimate:1-2 weeks.
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