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Literacy Connection


Literacy Connection is a FREE education program for young adults dedicated to improving their reading, writing, and math skills.

Literacy Connection includes:

  • Pre-High School Equivalency (formerly GED) classroom instruction Monday through Thursday
  • A stipend through participation in a Service Learning project (contingent upon regular class attendance)
  • Work readiness and career exploration workshops
  • Social support (child care, money management, legal aid)
  • Computer-assisted instruction

Participants must be between 16-24 years old, not employed, and not attending school.

Hours and Locations

Literacy Connection is available in three locations:

For questions or more information, please call 718.933.6098 or 718.579.4208 or email for an appointment with a Literacy Connection staff member.