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Manchester Adult Learner Services


Manchester Adult Learner Services provides free, confidential, one-to-one instruction in basic reading, writing, mathematics, High School Equivalency Test (HiSET®) preparation, and English as a Second Language.

The program pairs volunteer tutors with adult learners who can benefit from one-to-one help. Volunteers receive training, materials and ongoing support as they work in partnership with their students.

Tutoring services are FREE.





How can a tutor help you?

  • Learn to READ
  • Do MATH
  • WRITE better
  • Study for the High School
    Equivalency Test (HiSET®)
  • Resume writing and interview practice
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Driver’s License (written test only)
  • And much, much more

If what you are interested in is not listed above, please contact us. We may still be able to help you.

How does the program work?

  • Meet our tutor coordinator to discuss your goals
  • Take a test so that you can start in the right place
  • Agree to meet with your tutor at least once per week
  • Later on, take another test to show the progress that you have made



Here is a chance to help another person work towards one of life’s greatest treasures–an EDUCATION.
Volunteer tutors need no previous teaching experience. Training, materials and support are provided.

What is required?

  • 2017 ALS BROCHURE TUTOR 01 WEBAttend a pre-service training workshop
  • Commit to working with your students for at least three months
  • Meet with your student for two to four hours per week
  • Keep in touch with the Adult Learner Services coordinator
What do students and tutors say about our Tutoring Program?

  • “My tutor is so nice, and is helping me learn to read.”
  • “I need help with writing. My tutor is helping me become a better writer, so that I can apply for and keep a job.”
  • “I have an attention problem, so working with a tutor helps me concentrate.”


  • “I love to help learners learn.”
  • “There is so much joy watching someone learn a new skill.”

Manchester Adult Learner Services Program

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Services provided at:
First Congregational Church
508 Union Street, Manchester, NH 03104
(Entrance located at the back of the church)

For More Information:
Call or text: (603) 486-5204

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Funding for this program is provided by the
NH Bureau of Adult Education / English for New Americans

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