Volunteers (age 55+) needed to tutor literacy in Hamden, East Haven & New Haven
WhenMon Sep 18, 2017 - Sat Jun 30, 2018
WhereElementary schools in Hamden, New Haven & East HavAfterschool programs in Hamden, New Haven & East HHamden, CT 06517
MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE BY HELPING YOUNG CHILDREN LEARN TO READ. Become a volunteer literacy tutor with Experience Corps - Greater New Haven! If you are age 55+, your help is needed to tutor students in literacy twice a week in one of our participating Hamden, New Haven and East Haven elementary schools or afterschool progarms (average 6 hours weekly) from October to June. Your love of reading and wealth of experiences will make you a great literacy tutor to children struggling to learn to read. We provide the training which begins in early October.
Requirements: a high school diploma or equivalent, excellent reading and writing skills, patience & flexibility, enjoy being with young children, be able to pass a background check by fingerprints.
Join us! Contact Sheila at (203) 752-3059 x2900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information by September 9th. Also visit www.aoascc.org/experiencecorps
Experience Corps - Greater New Haven is a program of the Agency on Aging of South Central Connecticut. For more information about other Agency on Aging volunteer programs, call Cherie at 203-785-8533 or email email@example.com
- Reading / Writing
- Reading Comprehension
- Relationship Building
- Literacy / Reading
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training
- 6+ hours per week over 2 days.
- Must: have a high school diploma or equivalent & pass a background check via fingerprints.