Learn to speak, read and write English. Enroll in Literacy Volunteers of Kent County's free learning program. In just a few hours per week you can improve your English skills in speaking, reading, writing, and math.

    As a Basic Literacy student or English Language Learner you will be paired with a tutor who will instruct you one-to-one according to your individual needs. Lessons are scheduled at your convenience. All information exchanged remains confidential.

    With our help, you can learn!

    For more information, please call or email:

    To Become a Literacy Student:
    To participate in our literacy program, you must be 16 years or older, not enrolled in a traditional academic program, and registered with LVKC. You need to complete intake paperwork and will be given a language assessment. Students and tutors decide where and when to meet, but you should be able to meet with your tutor for at least two hours a week and be able to complete homework assignments.

    If you would like to register for a tutor, please submit online or print the registration form and mail to:

    Literacy Volunteers of Kent County
    1672 Flat River Road
    Coventry, RI 02816

    Thank you for your interest in our program!  Click here to sign up online!