ENLACE N.W./Herencia Latina Ctr
Listing Last Update: April 17, 2017
Location4601 College Blvd.
Farmington, NM 87402 www.sanjuancollege.edu/student-success-center/programs/enlace/
- To help my child learn
- To study for my high school equivalency exam
- To learn English
- To improve my math skills
- Family literacy program
- Instruction in Spanish
You may use the contact information above to reach out to the program
or call 1-877-389-6874 for more help.
ENLACE Northwestern and San Juan College, its home
institution, share the same common mission of inspiring and supporting
life-long learning to achieve personal and community goals by providing quality
education, services, and cultural enrichment. The focus is on the
Hispanic/Latino community, although inclusion of any interested person is
encouraged and other ethnicities, especially Native American, is
practiced. The Northwestern Region of ENLACE offers the following
GED en español - High School equivalency for adults
offered in Spanish
ESL classes for adults - we offer referral and
facilitation for those needing to learn English.
ENLACE Family Center - administer community and
adult programs with classroom, computer lab and meeting space.
Family Leadership Institute - educational leadership
involving the whole family, partnered with school district.
Prime Time Family Literacy - partnering with local
public library, we facilitate literacy for families with pre-school
through 5th grade.
Parent Empowerment Network - college preparation led
High School Leadership - class taught at local high
TTAP- Training to become a Registered Home Childcare Provider - with CYFD. Workshops and application process provided.
ENLACE Student Ambassador program - service learning
and leadership for college students.
Herencia Latina Center - student center on campus
for college student support with computer lab and study space.
AGAVE - college student club - cultural awareness
Many additional events and activities with various
school, college, and community partners.
Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00
p.m., additional times for special activities.
ENLACE Family Center: 505-566-3875
Herencia/Latina Center: 505-566-4055
ENLACE is an initiative to enhance the
education for all traditionally underrepresented students with a focus on
Latino/as. ENLACE aims to increase the educational opportunities for all
students, and prepare them to pursue success in postsecondary education. Using
a holistic approach which includes the whole family, ENLACE aims to strengthen
the educational pipeline; using a variety of student success initiatives to
increase retention and to promote graduation in higher education.
Hours of operation: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Student and Volunteer Success Stories
"Antes que nada quiero darles las gracias a San Juan College y a Enlace....a los maestros por su pasiencia y apoyo que nos brindaron durante el ano escolar. Fue un ano inolvidable donde conoci a personas maravillosas, gracias nuevamente
Enlace, por apoyar a la Comunidad Hispana, porque aqui empieza el principio de un mejor futuro, para desempenarnos como profecionales" --Sandra Yanet Trujillo , GED graduate - 2016.
Volunteer Ana Ruiz - high school student, Piedra Vista High School, Farmington, N.M. :
"My experience in volunteering with ENLACE was great. This helped me learn many new things. I learned to do things on the computer as well as doing things for the community with the FLI program. I had the wonderful opportunity to help Lourdes and Carolina with little things they needed around the office from doing paper work to helping them with computer documents. I loved how they gave me a schedule and followed it from the certain hours I could help them, and when I couldn't it wasn't a problem. I would definitely volunteer again in the future."
For 2015-2016 the following was reported:
ENLACE Northwestern provided services to 1,757
unduplicated individuals. These individuals were enrolled in formal classes and
workshops; (direct services within the GED in Spanish, High School Leadership,
Forming Lazos, Parent Network, and Abriendo Puertas).
The 2015-2016 ENLACE program provided 6029 of direct
service hours and 4,921 of indirect
A total of 1,003 service hours were provided by
Ambassadors Program with 19 Ambassadors
4 Service-Learning volunteers completed 50 hours