Adult Education

The following agencies offer Adult Education. We encourage you to reach out directly to these agencies as the programs and resources frequently change.

  1. Adult Education

Valley Opportunity Council- Adult Basic Education provides free classes designed to help participants acquire the skills and credentials needed to achieve economic self-sufficiency and engage meaningfully in their communities as workers, parents, and community members.             

413-612-0206
https://www.valleyopp.com/adult-programs/adult-basic-education

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The Gray House The Adult Education Program provides educational services to adult learners. This important program offers English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) services, basic skills (reading, writing and math) tutoring, beginner English conversation classes and literacy development for resettled refugees.

413-734-6696
http://grayhouse.org/

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Care Center Holyoke offers GED programs for pregnant/parenting teens

413-532-2900
https://www.carecenterholyoke.org/academics/academic-and-extracurricular-programs/

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Community Education Project offers native language literacy in Spanish, Pre-GED in Spanish, two levels of English for speakers of other languages (ESOL), an adult basic education- to- college transition on Holyoke Community College, a bridge to transition classes at the Picknelly center, and lastly a variety of support services and referrals to make sure adult learners focus on their educational and career goals.

413-538-5770
http://www.cepholyoke.org

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HALO - The Holyoke Adult Learning Opportunities (HALO) Center offers Literacy, Adult Basic Education, Pre-HISET, HISET, ABE preparation and ESOL programming to adults in Holyoke. The HALO Center provides a safe, learner-centered environment while valuing diversity and supporting participants in achieving their maximum potential.

413-552-2916
http://www.juntoscollaborative.org/index.php/halo

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Holyoke Community College Adult Learning Center- provide basic skills instruction in math, writing, and reading to adult learners in order to prepare them for their High School Equivalency Certificate (through the HiSet or GED test), jobs, or higher education.

413-532-4900
www.hcc.edu

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