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DMACC Adult Literacy Center

Listing Last Update: August 19, 2019


1100 7th St
Urban Campus, Bldg 1, Room 229
Des Moines, IA 50314

Primary Contact

Vickie Merrifield

(515) 248-7517 Ext:15152487517

Educational services

  • Reading and writing
  • English language
  • How to use Computers/Technology

Instruction Type

  • Computer

Program Overview

To enroll, call 515-248-7517 to set up an interview and assessment. Volunteers meet one-to-one with adults who need to improve reading, writing and/or speaking skills. Computer-based instruction offers anywhere, anytime learning.

Mission Statement

The Mission of the DMACC Adult Literacy Center is to improve literacy, resulting in enhanced self-esteem, daily living and lifelong learning. Utilizing volunteers and new technologies, we teach adults to read, write and comprehend.

Hours of operation: 8:30-4:00, M-Th, other times as arranged

Cost info: Annual enrollment fee: $50. Scholarships are available. All tutoring is free.

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