The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) supports reading, writing, GED, and English language classes for youth and adults.
Adolescent Literacy Program
An afterschool program run by community-based organizations in partnership with 10 middle schools in New York City. The program works with students in grades 6 through 8 to strengthen their reading, writing, and communication skills.
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Adult Literacy Program
Programs help adults gain the reading and writing skills they need to further their education or feel more comfortable in the workplace.
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Young Adult Literacy Program
A reading, writing and math program for young adults between the ages of 16 and 24 who are not in school and not working. The program helps improve their reading, writing and/or math skills.
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