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Find a class near you

Houston Center for Literacy is constantly striving toward its vision of a 100% literate Houston. By supporting a coalition of organizations who provide learners with the education they need to prepare for the future. 

Literacy providers offer adults classes in the following areas:

  • GED preparation
  • Adult Basic Education (ABE)
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Family Literacy
  • Computer Literacy
  • Health Literacy
  • Financial Literacy
  • Civics/Citizenship

Looking for a Literacy Class? Dial 2-1-1

 Find the closest literacy center to you by calling the 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE. Representatives are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you find an ESL, adult basic education or GED prep class in your area.

To find a literacy class near you, please dial 2-1-1 or click here.


Looking for a Literacy Class?

Literacy providers throughout the Greater Houston area offer a variety of classes in adult basic education. Simply dial 2-1-1 to find a literacy provider near you or click the link below.

Find a Literacy Provider

Our Vision

HCL strives to create a literate, prepared workforce by building high capacity, effective and top performing literacy agencies and programs throughout the greater Houston area. This work is done through best practice, resource distribution and advocacy.