ESL & Literacy Resources

FREE resource for learning ESL and preparing for U.S. citizenship.  Requires only name, e-mail address, and a password.

Other Learning Opportunities in Adult Literacy and English as a Second Language (ESL) in Chester County

Adult Literacy Program
216 East State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348
Programs: ESL, Literacy

Alianzas de Phoenixville
148 Church Street, Phoenixville, PA 19460
610-933-9200 or
Programs: ESL, Youth in Action, Read Aloud Program

Chester County OIC (Opportunities Industrialization Center)
22 N. 5th Avenue, Coatesville, PA  19320
610-692-2344 or
Programs: ESL, GED, Adult Workforce Literacy

Adult Tutoring Program at the Chester County Library
450 Exton Square Parkway, Exton, PA  19341
Debbie Rikess:

Delaware County Community College – Downingtown
100 Bond Drive, Downingtown, PA 19335
484-237-6246 or 610-723-4095
Programs: Literacy, GED Testing Site, ESL

Delaware County Community College – Exton
Whiteland Business Park
906 Springdale Drive, Exton, PA 19341
Programs: ESL

IHM (Immaculate Heart of Mary) Family Literacy Center
139 Modena Road, Coatesville, PA 19320
484-288-8780 or
Programs: ESL, computers, citizenship, literacy classes focused on Spanish speakers; simultaneous preschool sessions and classes for mothers.

La Comunidad Hispana (LCH)
731 West Cypress Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348
610-444-7550 Ext. 247
Programs: GED, citizenship

Volunteer English Program in Chester County
790 East Market Street, Suite 215, West Chester, PA 19382
Programs: ESL tutoring; student-tutor pairs commit to working together two times per week for at least one year.

YWCA Tri-County Area
315 King Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
610-323-1888 or
Programs: ESL, GED, literacy

Conversation Groups

Chester County Library OIC Conversation Group (virtual)
450 Exton Square Parkway, Exton, PA 19341
Contact: Rebecca Manuel at 610-344-5955 or

Phoenixville Public Library ESL Conversation Group
183 Second Avenue, Phoenixville, PA 19460
Contact: Kirsten Van Vlandren at