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Completing a job application. Updating your child’s medical forms. These are everyday things that can feel mundane, and yet can be overwhelming for an adult who struggles to read and write. According to the most recent data from the National Center for Educational Statistics, nearly one in ten adults in Wexford, Missaukee, Lake, and Osceola counties lack basic literacy skills. It is the goal Cadillac Area Adult Literacy Council to assist these individuals in obtaining the English language skills they need to improve their daily life, while also strengthening our community.

 What We Offer

English Conversation Group

  • Adult learner joins a group to practice and improve English skills
  • Work on personal goals with trained group leaders and learn from others
  • Meetings held twice a week at the Vogel Center Christian Reformed Chuch

One-on-One Reading Tutoring

  • Adult learner is matched with a trained volunteer tutor
  • Tutoring partners are personally matched to best meet the adult learner’s goals
  • The partnership meets three to four hours weekly in a public location
  • The tutor and the adult learner work on reading and writing in the context of the adult learner’s goals

English Language Tutoring

  • Improve pronunciation and speaking skills
  • Improve English reading skills
  • Obtain a GED
  • Enroll in college
  • Meet individual language goals

 Upcoming Events

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