Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts – Boston

Filed Under: Education
10 Post Office Square
Suite 800
Boston, ma 02109
Phone: 617-367-1313
Toll-free: 888-466-1313
Who to Contact
Ellen Blaney, LVM-Boston Coordinator

Free, confidential and individualized tutoring for 2 hours per week in basic literacy and ESOL scheduled for mutually convenient times at public locations convenient to the student and tutor.

Depending on health restrictions in place at any given time due to COVID-19, tutor/students may be restricted to remote tutoring only.

Service hours

Office hours are M - F: 9am - 5pm. Please call for an appointment. Tutoring is flexibly scheduled between the volunteer tutor and the adult student for mutually convenient times.

Requirements & Restrictions

Must be over 16 and not currently enrolled in a public school. Primary service population is adults who read below the 6th grade level. No walk-ins; call for appointment.

Waiting time
Their waiting list varies. The average wait time is 6 to 12 months.
Free of charge

While every effort is made to provide current and accurate information for the agency descriptions and hours of operation, it is recommended to call the agency to verify the information before visiting.

Last updated January 25, 2021


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