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Literacy Delaware -New Castle County

Listing Last Update: October 4, 2020


10 E. 10th Street
Wilmington Library
Wilmington, DE 19801

Primary Contact

Paula Setting

(302) 658-5624

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To help my child learn
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To learn English
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills
  • To become a U.S. citizen

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

Program Overview

Literacy Delaware, Inc. is in the business of assisting adults reading at or below a 5th grade reading level and/or adults who do not speak English to significantly improve their literacy skills. We believe literacy has the power to "open minds and change lives".

Mission Statement

Literacy Delaware offers targeted instruction to adults with limited literacy and English language skills. We assist adult learners to realize their potential as confident, self-sufficient, and productive employees, family members and contributors to their communities.

Hours of operation: Mon-Thurs 9-3:30

Cost info: There is an initial registration fee of $10. Learners are asked to purchase their books used for study. Cost of books range from $15-$50.

Student and Volunteer Success Stories

"Before I learned to read, my life was in a box. Now that I can read, the walls have gone away!"

"Literacy Delaware helps me reach my dreams."

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

Currently 77 tutors work with 160 learners statewide.

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