This list provides a starting point for additional assistance with, and information regarding, adult education in the local area. See also Mentoring.
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA LITERACY COUNCIL
EMPLOYMENT SKILLS CENTER
FRIENDS OVER FENCES
Helps inmates and ex-offenders to be successful members of society by mentoring, training and helping them find suitable housing and employment.
LITERACY COUNCIL OF LANCASTER-LEBANON
PENN STATE EXTENSION OFFICES
A modern educational organization dedicated to delivering science-based information to people, businesses, and communities.
PENNSYLVANIA COMMONWEALTH WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT SYSTEM
Provides access to Pennsylvania workforce development and independent living services provided by the Departments of Labor & Industry and Human Services.
100 N. Cameron St., Suite 101, Harrisburg
1 Alexandra Court, Carlisle
PERRY COUNTY LITERACY COUNCIL
Mission is to provide educational programs for Perry County residents and their families that will enable them to better function as productive, responsible citizens.
133 S. Fifth St., Newport
PROBE (Potential Reentry Opportunities in Business and Education)
Offers career development and financial literacy programs to help participants build self-esteem and achieve economic self-sufficiency.
Tri-county office (Dauphin, Cumberland and Perry counties):
Lebanon office (also serves western Berks County):
TRI-COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION
In Self-Sufficiency Program, clients are paired with case managers who will help to set goals, identify challenges, and map a course to success, all while focusing on strengths and skill building along the way.
1514 Derry Street, Harrisburg (main office)
TRI-COUNTY OIC ADULT LEARNING CENTER
Offers recruitment, outreach, basic literacy skills, training, vocational skills training, job development, counseling, and placement services to hundreds of students each year.
500 Maclay St., Harrisburg
YORK COUNTY LITERACY COUNCIL
YW-WORKS EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
(YWCA of Greater Harrisburg)
Offers skills assessment, training and help with attaining employment
1101 Market St., Harrisburg