Read for L.I.F.E. will be offering a tutor training class on Friday, March 10, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Lindamood Room at Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. There will be an optional jail training at 9:30 a.m. Potential adult volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and are asked to commit to one year or more of volunteering. Volunteers must be literate however no professional training or education is required. Email communication is strongly recommended. Registration is required by calling or e-mailing email@example.com.
Read for L.I.F.E. is designed to improve literacy in Hancock County through volunteers trained to act as tutors on a one-on-one basis with adult non-readers. Read for L.I.F.E. estimates that approximately 8-10% of Hancock County adults cannot read well enough to function in today’s society. RFL is an adult literacy programs which provides free reading and math instruction to adults with low literacy skills, English as a Second Language or are working toward the GED. Anyone 18 years or older and living or working in Hancock County can receive free help by calling 419-422-1712 ext.232. Read for L.I.F.E. is a program of the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library.