Read for L.I.F.E. will be offering a tutor training class on Friday, April 10th from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Lindamood Room at Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. 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. There is an optional jail training class at 10:00 a.m.
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. Registration is required by calling or e-mailing email@example.com. Read for L.I.F.E. is a program of the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library.