How to Become a Learner:

  1. Call and make an appointment.
  2. Take an assessment test.
  3. Talk over your needs for better placement.
  4. Get placed with a volunteer tutor.

Adult Learner Resources

The Literacy Council provides instructors and volunteers to work with adult learners to address the barriers that adults face when reading, writing or speaking the English language. Our services are without charge and all information is kept confidential. If you need assistance, please contact us at 815-963-7323 or email us.

The Literacy Council Testimonials

“Learning English has enabled me to communicate better in my daily life.” ~ Maria

“The Literacy Council’s programs have helped me to move on with my education, and now I am enrolled at our community college.” ~ Saundra