Our Students Succeed
Literacy Volunteers of Somerset County provides free, one-to-one and small group tutoring and English conversation groups for adults throughout Somerset County and surrounding communities. Tutors and students arrange the best time and location for their lessons. Tutoring usually takes place at local branches of the Somerset County Library System.
LVSC also offers 12 week ESL classes in collaboration with Spotlight Learning. To learn more or register for ESL classes, go to ESL Classes
Our confidential, student-centered tutoring program helps adult learners improve their lives and achieve their goals which include:
- Read to their children
- Understand and be understood by others
- Complete job applications
- Get a driver's license
- Become US citizens
- Understand job-related materials
- Talk with children's teachers and help with homework
- Read maps, menus, medicine bottles, and street signs
- ...and much more!
Here is What Our Tutors Are Saying...
"Teresita had a parent/teacher conference with six teachers without an interpreter. A first for her."
"Ivy reached her goals of increasing her speaking skills and becoming a citizen. She is now working independently on learning English by taking classes."
"Andre continues to work on reading and writing outside of class. He is now using the internet to pay his bills and look up information."
"Ferroudja has said that her co-workers understand her much more easily than when she started 8 months ago."
Are You Ready to Improve Your Literacy Skills or Learn English?
Register today for tutoring and become a student by completing our online Student Application Form.
Students registering for tutoring services are required to pay a $10 assessment due when you complete the online application. Our office will then contact you to schedule the assessment meeting which takes place at the PeopleCare Center, 120 Finderne Ave, Bridgewater, NJ.
Once a student is matched to a tutor, a $50 administration fee is charged. Payment must be received prior to tehe first tuoring session. There is no charge for the ongoing tutoring sessions.