• Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund (CWEALF)

    Hartford, CT   General Information (860) 247-6090 www.cwealf.org

    Since 1973 CWEALF has worked to advance women’s rights and opportunities in Connecticut with:

    • Legal Education
    • Public Policy and Advocacy
    • Research and Evaluation
  • EdAdvance Adult & Continuing Education

    355 Goshen Rd, Litchfield, CT 06759  (860) 567-0863  www.edadvance.org/adulted  adulted@edadvance.org

    The Adult & Continuing Education program offers free classes in English as a Second Language, Citizenship, Basic numeracy & literacy, and high school completion for adults who live in Litchfield County.  Enrichment classes are available in arts & crafts, computers, finance, home improvement, languages, music & dance, personal development, and recreation & leisure both in person and online at a reasonable cost.

  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    www.fafsa.ed.gov/

    Grants, Scholarships, Student Loans May Be Available if You Qualify.

    –See also veterans’ programs as well as local Rotary Clubs, Chambers of Commerce, Exchange Club. Scholarship opportunities at Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation website: www.berkshiretaconic.org/

  • Housatonic Valley Regional High School (HVRHS)

    (860) 824-5123    www.hvrhs.org

  • Literacy Volunteers

    7 Whittlesey Avenue, PO Box 366, New Milford, CT  (860) 355-0830  http://www.lvg-ct.org

    Literacy Volunteers on the Green is a non-profit organization providing free English as a Second Language and literacy instruction to adults in Northern Fairfield and Litchfield counties in CT.

  • Northwest Literacy

    Based in the Winsted YMCA. Provides language instruction to adults and children.

    Winsted, CT  (860) 379-0708  (Winsted YMCA) ext. 102

    www.nwcty.org

  • Northwestern Connecticut Community College

    Offers degree and certification programs as well as continuing education.

    (860) 738-6300  www.nwcc.commnet.edu

  • Road Scholar

    (617) 426-7788  www.roadscholar.org

    Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel, the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975‎

  • Taconic Learning Center

    An adult education program dedicated to encouraging life long learning.  Each year TLC has attracted a growing number of members of all ages and educational backgrounds who wish to continue to learn in the stimulating company of congenial adults.   www.taconiclearningcenter.org

  • UCONN (University of Connecticut)

    University of Connecticut  (UCONN)   www.uconn.edu