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It’s never too late to improve your reading and English communication (speaking and understanding) or math skills.

Adults who would like to be tutored at Literacy Volunteers of Greater New Haven must be at least 17 years old and no longer in high school.

From beginner to advanced skill levels, our adult literacy classes offer flexible days and times to fit many different needs.

Literacy Volunteers offers three types of classes: Basic Literacy, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) and Math.

All classes are free.

Basic Literacy

Literacy Volunteers offers free Basic Literacy classes for adults who speak English but want to improve their reading, comprehension and writing skills.

  • We have small group classes in the morning, afternoon and evening.
  • Classes are usually twice a week.
  • We hold classes at our offices, libraries and community organizations around New Haven, Meriden/Wallingford and the Valley.
  • To attend our classes, you must have officially withdrawn from the K-12 school system.
  • Students must call to make an appointment to register for classes.

Call or email us for classes and registration in your area:

  • New Haven Office: 203-776-5889
  • Gateway College Office: 203-285-2621
  • Meriden/Wallingford Office: 203-774-0722
  • Email: info@lvagnh.org

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Literacy Volunteers offers free ESOL classes for adults whose first language is not English. Classes focus on listening comprehension and speaking skills for everyday American English communication.

Call or email us for classes and registration in your area:

  • New Haven Office: 203-776-5889
  • Gateway College Office: 203-285-2621
  • Meriden/Wallingford Office: 203-774-0722
  • Email: info@lvagnh.org

Math Skills

Math tutoring is offered in New Haven and Meriden for adults. Students work one-on-one with a tutor or in small classes. We welcome all ability levels– from basic math to algebra.

Call or email us for classes and registration in your area:

  • New Haven Office: 203-776-5889
  • Meriden/Wallingford Office: 203-774-0722
  • Email: info@lvagnh.org

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