Literacy Volunteers of Camden County

 

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Basic Literacy

Basic Literacy Program

Reading and Math Tutoring

The Literacy Volunteers of Camden County (LVCC) offers free instruction in reading and math for Camden County adults whose skills are below 6th grade level through the Basic Literacy Program.  Many of the learners Basic Literacy groupare hoping to get a job or job training, obtain a driver’s license, read to their children, or work toward enrolling in a GED program.

The Basic Literacy Program offers one-on-one tutoring or class session.  To qualify, learners must register with LVCC and be assessed in reading and/or math skills prior to placement. Basic Literacy will only teach students whose skills are below the 6th grade level.

Tutor and student pairs make their own schedules and meet at a library or any other mutually convenient public place in Camden County.  On-going, drop-in tutoring is also available at the One-Stop in Camden.

Prospective Students

If you or someone you know if interested in this program please make sure the following criteria are met:

• Camden County Resident
• 18 years old or older
• Not enrolled in school
• Can commit to at least one year in program
• Available for weekly tutoring sessions

 

How to Register

If you meet the criteria and are interested in becoming a student please fill out the registration form.

The form is available at the Literacy Department’s office on the 3rd floor of the Vogelson Branch of the Camden County Library or the One-Stop.  You can also download the form below and return to the Literacy Office or the One Stop.

Registration Form

For additional information email literacy@camdencountylibrary.org or call (856) 772-1636 ext. 7331.

For information on programing at the Nilsa Cruz-Perez Branch call (856) 225-6807.

 

Addresses:

Literacy Dept. 3rd Floor  
Vogelson Branch, Camden County Library                     
203 Laurel Rd                                                                
Voorhees, NJ 08043 
Monday – Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
One-Stop Center
2600 Mt. Ephraim Ave.
Suite 101-105
Camden, NJ 08104
Monday – Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.