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Holy Cross Family Learning Center

Listing Last Update: March 11, 2021


438 Dubuque Street
Manchester, NH 03102-3546

Primary Contact

Janet Valeri

(603) 622-9250

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer
  • Family literacy program

Program Overview

Holy Cross Family Learning Center teaches immigrant adults English, Citizenship/Civics, as well as workforce skills of sewing and computers. Since its opening on October 4, 2010, we have taught over 600+ adults from many ethnic groups.

Mission Statement

Holy Cross Family Learning Center is a place where people of diverse cultures from the City of Manchester, come together to initiate or to continue their education. As part of this learning, they will participate in helping to develop the Center as a place where family values are strengthened, community building is fostered, literacy is nourished, academic performance is raised, and diversity respected and celebrated.

Hours of operation: Monday Through Thursday: 9:30-2:30

Cost info: Classes are offered both remotely and in-person. As a non-profit organization, there is no cost to the students.

Student and Volunteer Success Stories

"I feel like I'm making progress in English and making friends; when not coming to school, I feel like a blind woman, but now I can see."

"I couldn't write my name. At the Center I write my name, I learned the English alphabet and numbers." A Nepali woman

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