East Central College Adult Education Program

Category: Education/Career

The adult education program at East Central College provides high school equivalency classes, English Language Classes and college preparation at no cost.

Contact Alice Whalen, Program Director for more information.

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Adult Literacy & English Language Learners Program- Four Rivers Area YMCA

Category: Education/Career

The Four Rivers Area YMCA Adult Literacy & ELL program provides supportive and enriching educational experiences to nurture the potential of everyone in our community, especially those who struggle with reading, writing, and English language skills. Students meet weekly with their tutors at a local library.

This program is provided at no cost to adults struggling with English language or reading skills.  You do not have to be a Y member to participate.

 

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Location:

Tutoring sessions can take place at one of these locations:
Public Library, New Haven
Public Library, Pacific
Public Library, St. Clair
Public Library, Union
Public Library, Washington
East Central College

Hours:

Scheduled with coordinator upon registration

Website:

N/A

Phone:

636-239-5704
Diane Schwab, Literacy Coordinator

Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corporation

We are dedicated to serving those in need and raising awareness of the challenges of living in poverty. JFCAC offers a wide variety of programs designed to empower families and improve the quality of life for those living in the crisis of poverty. Programs include: Housing/Rental Assistance, Weatherization, Energy Assistance, Head Start and Crisis Intervention Community Services.

JFCAC also offers these specific helpful resources:

  1. Skill Up is a program available to food stamp recipients.  Eligible residents can receive up to $10,000 in certificate programs. In-person and remote educational opportunities are available.  Call 636.789-2686 Option 2 for more information.
  2. JFCAC Behavioral Health has openings for family, adult and youth.  Use this link to learn more. or call 636.789.2686 Option 7
  3. EZMO is an income-based free transportation service, providing rides to healthcare appointments, grocery/community locations, and employment opportunity visits.  A ride to the JFCAC office for intake into EZMO is also guaranteed.  Call 877-RID-EZMO (877-743-3966) to schedule a ride 48 hours in advance of the date needed.

 

 

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Location:

Franklin County Center -
125 E. Springfield, St. Clair MO

Administration and Agency Administrative Offices
Jefferson County Center
#2 Merchant Drive
Hillsboro, MO 63050

Hours:

Public hours, Franklin County Center:
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am - 5:00pm
(Closed for lunch 12p-1p)

Website:

Visit Site

Phone:

636-789-2686 (enter Option 2 for general information)