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Community Directory

An alphabetical listing of literacy programs by community with detailed information about each program.

Acoma Pueblo

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PROGRAM NAME: Pueblo of Acoma Adult Education/GED Programs

CONTACTS: Lloyd Tortalita, Director
Candice Alonzo, JOM Home/School Coordinator
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 552-5121
FAX: (505) 552-6812
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MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 307, Acoma, NM 87034
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Adult Basic Education
SERVICES OFFERED: Adult Education Services are provided to community members who reside on the Pueblo of Acoma Reservation. The program provides Acoma community adults an awareness of certain educational needs and opportunities that will strengthen and expand cultural, intellectual and social development/occupational competence. Adults are assisted with GED requirements, through GED classes held at the NM State University – Grants Branch. Transportation for GED students is provided daily. Classes cover preparation/remedial basic education in math, learning to read, learning to write, and computer literacy; GED classes are held on the following days: Mon. – Thurs. from 5 to 8 p.m.
SPECIAL FEATURES: The program will pay for GED testing fees and provide transportation to the GED testing sites. The program also assists with payment of tuition and fees at NMSU/Grants, Central New Mexico Community College and University of New Mexico for tribal members who need to enhance job and personal skills. Areas covered are special short courses and/or training, and tuition and textbook assistance is available for three or four credit hour college classes.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Services are provided to Acoma tribal members only.

Alamo Navajo Reservation

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PROGRAM NAME: Alamo Navajo School Board, Inc.

CONTACT: Marlene T. Herrera, Community Services Director

CONTACT PHONE: (575) 854-2609 EXT 1403 

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CONTACT: Mary D. Apachito, Secretary

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PROGRAM PHONE: (575) 854-2609 EXT 2003

FAX: (575) 854-2545

LOCATION: Alamo Navajo Reservation, Hwy.169 (30 miles north of Magdalena)

MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 907, Magdalena, NM 87825

PHYSICAL ADDRESS: Rt. 169, Magdalena, NM 87825

SERVICES OFFERED: ABE, pre-GED and GED preparation classes.  ESL instructional methods, interpersonal communication and employability classes, computer assisted instruction (CIA) in reading, writing, and math lessons, and individualized and group counseling in pre-vocational/vocational training opportunities.

SPECIAL FEATURES: The Alamo Career Learning Center utilizes the PLATO curriculum for GED students.  Life skills and career exploration curriculum is included.   

SPECIAL POPULATIONS: TANF recipients, adult population of Alamo, WIA, alternative high school students, and post-secondary students.

ALAMOGORDO

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PROGRAM NAME: Adult Basic Education: NMSU - Alamogordo

CONTACT: Donna Cook, Director
CONTACT PHONE: (575) 439-3699
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PROGRAM PHONES: (575) 439-3815, Toll free 866-537-9623
FAX: (575) 439-3810
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: NMSU-A. Tays Center, 2400 North Scenic, Alamogordo, NM 88310
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Adult Basic Education in a community college.
SERVICES OFFERED: Classes include: Adult Basic Education, citizenship, GED preparation, English as a Second Language, computer assisted individualized study, and high school refresher.
SPECIAL POPULATIONS: Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, Commission for the Blind, COPE, Zia Therapy Center, Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), Otero County Alcohol Abuse and Treatment Center, the Deaf Community, NM Works, and WIA.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Alamogordo, Cloudcroft, Holloman AFB, La Luz, Mescalero Apache Reservation, Sacramento/Weed, and Tularosa.

PROGRAM NAME: LVA – Otero County Literacy Council, Inc.

CONTACT: Maria Saenz, NMSU-A ABE Director
Joyce Reynolds, Literacy Coordinator
PROGRAM PHONES: (575) 439-3815, Toll free 866-537-9623
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PHYSICAL ADDRESS: NMSU-A, ABE, Tays Center, 2400 North Scenic, Alamogordo, NM 88310
MAILING ADDRESS: c/o NMSU-A Adult Basic Education, 2400 North Scenic
Alamogordo, NM 88310
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Volunteer Literacy Program.
SERVICES OFFERED: One-on-one and small group instruction in basic literacy for English as a Second Language. Math and writing tutoring.
SPECIAL POPULATIONS: Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, Commission for the Blind, COPE, Zia Therapy Center, City employees, NM works, and WIA.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Alamogordo, Cloudcroft, Holloman AFB, La Luz, Mescalero Apache Reservation, Sacramento/Weed, and Tularosa.

ALBUQUERQUE

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PROGRAM NAME: Adult and Developmental Education: Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI)

CONTACT: Valerie Montoya, Vice President of Academic Affairs
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 346-7728 or (505) 346-2336
FAX: (505) 346-7726
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PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 9169 Coors Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120
MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 10146, Albuquerque, NM 87184
TYPE OF PROGRAM: National Indian Community College accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
SERVICES OFFERED: GED preparation, Adult Basic Education, and Developmental Education for residential or commuter students. Tuition free program, residential fees do apply.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: American Indian students and tribal communities nationally.

PROGRAM NAME: Adult Literacy Movement of Albuquerque @ Central New Mexico Community College

CONTACT: Laura Dulin, CNM Volunteer Tutor Coordinator
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PHONE: 505-224-4000 ext. 53085
WEBSITE: www.cnm.edu
MAILING ADDRESS: 525 Buena Vista SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 835 Buena Vista SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Volunteer tutor program serving English as a Second Language and Basic Literacy adult learners, and an accredited program of ProLiteracy.
SERVICES OFFERED: Same as above.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Bernalillo County and CNM Adult Basic Education students at the following campus sites: South Valley, Main, Montoya, Rio Rancho, and our new West Side Instructional Facility. It is not necessary to be a CNM student to receive tutoring with this program. All adult learners are welcome. All tutoring services are free

PROGRAM NAME: Albuquerque GED, Inc.

CONTACT: Gloria Gonzales, Executive Director/ABE Director
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 907-9957
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PROGRAM PHONE: (505) 907-0626
FAX: (505) 256-2036
WEBSITE: www.abq-ged.org
MAILING ADDRESS: Trumbull Family Resource Center
419 Pennsylvania SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
PHYSICAL ADDRESSES: SAME AS ABOVE
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Albuquerque GED (ABQ-GED) is a community-based organization that fosters an individual's desire for education, opportunity and independence.
SERVICES OFFERED: Adult Education and GED preparation, including classes and one-on-one tutoring, Serving ages 16 and over.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Albuquerque metropolitan area: Alamosa Community Center at 6900 Gonzales Rd, SW 87121; Bernalillo County Computer Clubhouse at 1221 Arenal, SW 87105; Trumbull Family Resource Center at 419 Pennsylvania SE 87108.

PROGRAM NAME: ARCA Literacy Enhancement Center

CONTACT: Sandi Bertholomey, Literacy Coordinator
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 243-3864
FAX: (505) 247-4611
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WEBSITE: http://www.arc-a.org/services/literacy.htm
MAILING ADDRESS: 1515 4th Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87012
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Community-based organization serving persons with developmental disabilities and mental retardation. Member of ProLiteracy.
SERVICES OFFERED: Two-hour classes Monday through Thursday for basic reading, writing, and computer skills.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Bernalillo County.

PROGRAM NAME: Bernalillo County Family Literacy Program

CONTACT: Judith Ann Garcia, Literacy Coordinator,
Parks and Recreation, Special Programs
PHONES: (505) 314-0496 or (505) 681-2595
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ADDRESS: 1221 Arenal SW, Albuquerque 87105
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Academic success, mentoring; volunteer literacy program; family and youth support.
SERVICES OFFERED: A free, community based, one-on-one tutoring program which utilizes volunteer tutors to work with students between the ages of six and fourteen. Students work with tutors for two hours a week on improving their word recognition, reading comprehension, spelling, writing, and computer skills. We work out of the Bernalillo County Community Centers, with locations at APS after school sites during the school year. School year sites include workshops, homework assistance and study skills. Summer community center services include a recreation based academic curriculum.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: East Mountain Area, Paradise Hills, and North & South Valley. Branch locations throughout Albuquerque and in Sandia Park and Tijeras. See below:
BRANCH LOCATION: Mountain View Community Center  Bernalillo County Family Literacy
CONTACT: Dorothy Cole, Literacy Assistant
ADDRESS: 201 Prosperity SE, Albuquerque 87105(
SCHOOL YEAR SITE: Mountain View Elementary School
5317 Second Street SW, Albuquerque
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PHONE: (505) 314-0297 CELL: (505) 306-5390
FAX: (505) 462-9725

Bernalillo County Literacy Program

CONTACT: Judith Ann Garcia, Literacy Coordinator,
Parks and Recreation, Special Programs
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 314-0496
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ADDRESS: 1221 Arenal SW, Albuquerque 87105
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Academic success, mentoring; volunteer literacy program; family and youth support.
SERVICES OFFERED: A free, community based, one-on-one tutoring program which utilizes volunteer tutors to work with students between the ages of six and fourteen. Students work with tutors for two hours a week on improving their word recognition, reading comprehension, spelling, writing, and computer skills. We work out of the Bernalillo County Community Centers, with locations at APS after school sites during the school year. School year sites include workshops, homework assistance and study skills. Summer community center services include a recreation based academic curriculum. COMMUNITIES SERVED: East Mountain Area, Paradise Hills, and North & South Valley. Branch locations throughout Albuquerque and in Sandia Park and Tijeras. See below:

BRANCH LOCATION: Mountain View Community Center – Bernalillo County Family Literacy
PROGRAM PHONE: (505) 314-0297
CONTACT: Maria Milder, Literacy Assistant
ADDRESS: 201 Prosperity SE, Albuquerque 87105
FAX: (505) 873-6644
SCHOOL YEAR SITE: Mountain View Elementary School
5317 Second Street SW, Albuquerque
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BRANCH LOCATION: Los Padillas Community Center – Bernalillo County Family Literacy
CONTACT: Sylvia Trujillo, Literacy Assistant
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 877-1884
FAX: (505) 877-3646
ADDRESS: 2117 Los Padillas Road SW, Albuquerque 87105
SCHOOL YEAR SITE: Adobe Acres Elementary School, 1724 Camino Del Valle SW

BRANCH LOCATION: Raymond G. Sanchez Community Center – Bernalillo County Family Literacy
CONTACT: Ashley Gonzales, Literacy Assistant
PROGRAM PHONE: (505) 468-7800
FAX: (505) 462-9721
ADDRESS: 9800 4th Street NW, Albuquerque 87114
SCHOOL YEAR LOCATION: Alameda Elementary School, 412 Alameda Road NW

BRANCH LOCATION: Paradise Hills Community Center – Bernalillo County Family Literacy
CONTACT: Gayle Nagle, Literacy Assistant
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 314-0245
FAX: (505) 462-9726
ADDRESS: 5901 Paradise Blvd NW, Albuquerque 87114
SCHOOL YEAR LOCATION: Los Ranchos Elementary School, 7609 Fourth Street NW

BRANCH LOCATION: Westside Community Center – Bernalillo County Family Literacy
PROGRAM PHONE: (505) 314-0176
FAX: (505) 877-8915
ADDRESS: 1250 Isleta Blvd SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105
SCHOOL YEAR LOCATION: Pajarito Elementary School, 2701 Don Felipe SW

BRANCH LOCATION: Juvenile Detention Center – Bernalillo County Family Literacy
PROGRAM PHONE: (505) 314-0496
FAX: (505) 452-8042

See: Tijeras and Sandia Park listings for other branch locations of the
Bernalillo County Family Literacy Program.

PROGRAM NAME: Catholic Charities

CONTACT: Lorena Orozco, Curriculum & Instruction and Volunteer Coordinator
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 724-4672
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CONTACT: Teresa Wimborne, Education Director
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CONTACT PHONE: (505) 724-4630
FAX: (505) 247-8335
WEBSITE: www.ccasfnm.org
MAILING ADDRESS: 2010 Bridge Blvd. SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Community-based organization.
SERVICES OFFERED: Free adult education classes. Classes include: English as a Second Language, Spanish and English GED, Citizenship, ESL/Basic computer skills training. One-on-one tutoring is available (first served: students who are participating in classes).
SPECIAL POPULATIONS: Low-income Bernalillo County residents, refugee, and immigrant populations.

PROGRAM NAME: Central New Mexico Community College: Adult Basic Education Program

CONTACT: Tom Pierce, Director of Adult Basic Education
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 224-3935
FAX: (505) 224-4273
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PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 525 Buena Vista SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Adult Basic Education in a community college.
SERVICES OFFERED: ABE, ASE, and ESL classes.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Bernalillo county.

PROGRAM NAME: Family Promise of Albuquerque

CONTACTS: Julie Skelton, Executive Director
Laura Combs, Literacy Center Coordinator
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 268-0331
FAX: (505) 268-0331
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WEB SITE: www.familypromiseabq.org
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 2801 Lomas BLVD NE #B4 Albuquerque, NM 87106
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Non-Profit homeless shelter for families with minor children
SERVICES OFFERED: Shelter, assisted job search, basic literacy tutoring, and GED preparation. ALL services are for families with minor children who are homeless.

PROGRAM NAME: Home Education Livelihood Program (HELP)

CONTACT: Rita Garcia McManus, Division Director
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 766-4954
FAX: (866) 307-1585
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WEB SITE: www.helpnm.com
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 5101 Copper Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Community-based organization serving economically disadvantaged youth and adults in various New Mexico communities.
SERVICES OFFERED: Classes include: English as a Second Language, GED preparation, and labor market orientation. Adult Basic Education referrals and work experience or on the job training are offered. See the web site for a complete listing of HELP New Mexico services.


CONTACT: Adriana Turrey, Admin. Support
PHONE: (505) 224-4318
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FAX: (505) 224-4319
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WEBSITE: www.cnm.edu
MAILING ADDRESS: 525 Buena Vista SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 835 Buena Vista SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Volunteer tutor program serving English as a Second Language and Basic Literacy adult learners, and an accredited program of ProLiteracy.
SERVICES OFFERED: Same as above.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Bernalillo County and CNM Adult Basic Education students at the following campus sites: South Valley, Main, Montoya, Rio Rancho, and our new West Side Instructional Facility. It is not necessary to be a CNM student to receive tutoring with this program. All adult learners are welcome. All tutoring services are free.

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PROGRAM NAME: New Mexico Corrections Department Education Bureau

CONTACT: Catherine ("C.J.") Johnson, ABE Programs Coordinator
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 841-4288
FAX: (505) 841-4267
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PHYSICAL ADDRESS: Casa Nor Este Building, 3415 Pan American Freeway NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Adult Basic Education, literacy, and English as a Second Language to inmates in state correctional facilities.
SERVICES OFFERED: Individual literacy tutoring in all areas, ESL, GED preparation, college courses, pre-release program, and vocational programs.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: State corrections.

PROGRAM NAME: Reading Works, Inc.

CONTACT: Marty Farmer, Program Coordinator
PROGRAM PHONE: (505) 321-9620
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MAILING ADDRESS: P. O. Box 20478, Albuquerque, NM 87154-0478
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 6101 Anderson St. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108
TYPE OF PROGRAM: The focus of Reading Works is to teach adults English as a Second (ESL) or Other Language (ESOLA) and Basic Literacy (BL), using highly trained volunteer tutors and flexible programming.
SERVICES OFFIERED: Individual literacy tutoring.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Albuquerque and Bernalillo County

ALCALDE

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PROGRAM NAME: Delancey Street/New Mexico, Inc.

CONTACT: Kenneth Knowland, Operations Manager
CONTACT PHONE: (505) 852-4291
FAX: (505) 852-4292
WEB ADDRESS: www.delanceystreetfoundation.org
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: Swan Lake Ranch, Alcalde, NM
MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 1240, San Juan Pueblo, NM 87566
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Re-educational facility: adult education program for members of a residential treatment rehabilitation program.
SERVICES OFFERED: Basic literacy, GED preparation, vocational education, and computer aided instruction.

ANTHONY

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PROGRAM NAME: Gadsden Learning Center: Satellite of Dona Ana Community College - NMSU

CONTACT: Maria Molina, Teaching Facilitator
CONTACT PHONE: (575) 882-6820
PROGRAM PHONE: (575) 882-6813
MAILING ADDRESS: DACC-ABE, 3400 S. Espina, c/o Quintana Learning Center
Las Cruces, NM 88003
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 1700 E. O'Hara Road (Interstate 10 at O'Hara Road)
Anthony, NM 88201
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Adult Basic Education program sponsored by DABCC.
SERVICES OFFERED: One-to-one instruction in basic literacy and small group instruction in English as a Second Language, classes in Adult Basic Education, citizenship, U.S. history, civics, GED preparation, pre-vocational, and life skills. Hours are Mon. – Thurs. 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Anthony, Chaparral, Vado, Mesquite, La Mesa, Berino, Chamberino, San Miguel, Santa Teresa, and La Union.

PROGRAM NAME: Women's Intercultural Center

CONTACT: Mary Carter, Executive Director
CONTACT PHONE: (575) 882-5556
FAX: (575) 882-7312
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WEBSITE: www.womensinterculturalcenter.org
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 303 Lincoln St., Anthony, NM 88021
MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 2411, Anthony, NM 88021-2411
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Alternative Education and Personal Development, Economic Self-Sufficiency Programming and Consciousness Raising For Change Intertwined with Leadership and Spiritual Development and Community Building.
SERVICES OFFERED: English as a Second Language (ESL) at all levels, Citizenship in Spanish and English, variety of art classes, computer/financial literacy, health and fitness classes, nutritional cooking, special skills classes/workshops, Small Business Development Academy, catering, artisan group, and more.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Women from Southern New Mexico and Texas.

ARTESIA

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Adult Basic Education: NMSU Artesia Branch (see Carlsbad listings for additional sites)

PROGRAM NAME: Artesia Literacy Council

CONTACT: Vega Nilsson, Executive Director/Coordinator
PROGRAM PHONE: (575) 748-9740
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WEBSITE: http://www.roswell-literacy.org/artesia-literacy-council.htm
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 2002 W. Grand Avenue, Artesia, NM 88210 (located inside the Westside Church of Christ with our door on the 20th Street entrance)
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Volunteer literacy program.
SERVICES OFFERED: One-to-One tutoring and small group (2-5) in literacy, ESL, reading and writing English, US citizenship preparation, GED preparation, family literacy, work skills, help in phonetics, and oral interpretation.
Office hours: 8a.m. – 1p.m.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Artesia and rural adjacent areas.

BELEN

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See Los Lunas listings.

BERNALILLO

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Bernalillo County Family Literacy Program (see Albuquerque listings for additional sites)

PROGRAM NAME: Adult Learning Center: UNM - Los Alamos at Bernalillo

CONTACT: Michelle Worley, ABE Coordinator
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CONTACT: Joe Moreno
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PHONE: (505) 771-4071
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 237 South Camino del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM 87004
TYPE OF PROGRAM: ESL, ABE and GED program at a community/branch college.
SERVICES OFFERED: Instruction in GED preparation and ABE. ESL classes from basic beginning to advanced, pronunciation, reading, writing, conversation, civics, TOEFL/Michigan preparation and Workplace Project programs.
COMMUNITIES SERVED: Bernalillo, Santa Ana, San Felipe, and Sandia.

CARLSBAD

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PROGRAM NAME: Carlsbad Literacy Program
Accredited Program of ProLiteracy

CONTACT: Valerie Meyer, Program Coordinator
PHONE: (575) 885-1752
FAX: (575) 885-7980
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WEBSITE: www.carlsbadliteracy.com
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: The Ann Wood Literacy Center, 511 North 12th Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220
MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 3112, Carlsbad, NM 88221
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Volunteer literacy program, and an accredited program of ProLiteracy.
SERVICES OFFERED: One-on-one and small group instruction in basic literacy, English as a Second Language, Citizenship, the Rosetta Stone Program, basic keyboarding and computer, and General Education Diploma (GED). Small group tutoring is offered in English as a Second Language.
SPECIAL FEATURES: Self-paced and small group tutorials, flexible scheduling, and life skill seminars. Tutor trained by NM Coalition for Literacy.

PROGRAM NAME: NMSU – Carlsbad Adult Basic Education

CONTACT: Bertha Jasso, ABE Director
PHONE: (575) 234-9254
FAX: (575) 234-9255
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PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 1500 University Drive, Carlsbad, NM 88220
TYPE OF PROGRAM: Offers free literacy classes to qualified adult learners each semester. Formal classroom instruction mixed with self-paced and individualized learning opportunities.
SERVICES OFFERED: Training offerings include: GED preparation, English as a Second Language, and basic skills review (all areas). Pre-post skills testing is required of all participants. Classes are conducted at sites in Carlsbad, Loving, and Artesia.
SPECIAL POPULATIONS: Academically and/or economically disadvantaged community adults, qualified GED candidates, qualified disabled or special-needs entrants, community service agency referrals, incarcerated adults (Carlsbad only), and adults 18 years of age or older.