Meeting our Community's Needs - Neighbor to Neighbor

Classes, Tutoring and Exam Preparation

Over 1,000 adults received help with ESL, GED and citizenship exams last year. 

Adult Learning & Literacy

The Adult Learning and Literacy program offers instruction in English, math, reading skills, GED preparation and citizenship test preparation. Learning occurs in classrooms, small groups, and one-on-one sessions with volunteer tutors. PRC also offers “drop-in” tutoring sessions open to students at any level of learning.

Información en Español sobre los servicios de PRC.


Classes and tutoring are free, and are open to DuPage adults. To take a class or get matched up with a tutor, you will need to register as a PRC client or Registrarse como cliente de PRC.

How to Get Started

After registering as a PRC client, call Adult Learning and Literacy at 630-682-5402 ext. 337 and leave a message with your name and phone number. A PRC staff member will call you to discuss your learning goals and how PRC can help.

What to Expect

Based on your initial conversation with our staff, you will be assigned a class or tutor.  While we do our best to make sure you get the classes and tutoring you request, occasionally PRC has a waiting list for clients seeking tutoring or English classes. If you have difficulty getting to one of our offices, PRC staff will try to connect you with a tutor or class meeting closer to your home or work.






The Adult Learning and Literacy program also offers free Spanish conversation classes that will have you habla espanol in no time! You can register for classes by e-mailing or by calling Kathy at 630-682-5402, ext. 249. All classes take place at our Wheaton location, 201 S. Naperville Road.









One Book, One People

PRC's book group meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month to discuss some of the best books written about the various countries and cultures of the people we serve, and to get to know one another better.  Join us!

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PRC classes are available throughout DuPage County. Click on the map to find classes near you.