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ALIVE (Adult Literacy Initiative Volunteers Expanded)

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 100 College Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.802.8307
Fax: 815.802.8101
TDD Phone: 815.802.8106
Email: scarrell@kcc.edu
Website: www.kcc.edu/
Contact Person:

Shannan Carrell - Director
Phone: 815.802.8307

  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Community Literacy
Description: Basic skill instructions in the areas of reading, math, writing and English. Educational materials and sessions available at no cost to the student.
Phone: 815.802.8307

Service/program name: Baby TALK
Description: Collaborative effort between local hospitals, Kankakee Community College, and area volunteers. Visiting new parents in the hospital setting to encourage them to read to their babies. Each family given a book to begin their child's home library.
Phone: 815.933.0336
  General Information:
Description: Focus of the ALIVE program is adult literacy. Participants must be sixteen years of age or older and read at or below a ninth grade reading level.
Territory/Geographical area: Kankakee & Iroquois Counties

A Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
Email: kan-i-help.org