Resource for Adult New Readers
The Newburgh Free Library assists new adult readers by partnering with Literacy Connections.
Literacy Connections utilizes one-on-one tutors to assist their students, and the demand for tutors remains high.
SERVICES FOR STUDENTS
- evaluate speaking, reading, and writing skills
- match each student with a tutor
- identify short- and long-term goals
- support students to make the experience a positive one
SERVICES FOR TUTORS
- provide training workshops
- match each tutor with a student or small group
- share materials, ideas, and lesson plans
- support tutors to make the experience a positive one
If you’d like to become a literacy volunteer, please visit the website or call the Literacy Connections office at 845-452-8670.
504 Haight Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603