Adult Reading

YCLC’S Adult Reading Program assists English speaking adults to improve their reading, writing, spelling, math, computer and study skills.  Preparation for the High School Equivalency (former GED test) is also a large part of our Adult Reading Program.  Beginning in May 2017, the York County Literacy Council extends its services to become the HiSET® High School Equivalency (paper-based) test site in York County. To register for testing or for more information about HiSET      LEARN MORE


English as a Second Language

YCLC’s English as a Second Language (ESL) Program is a rapidly growing area of interest in the York County Community. It focuses on instruction for adult students in basic conversational English. ESL is open to all York County adult residents who would like to learn or improve their literacy skills.  YCLC offers Citizenship Instruction and Naturalization Services. LEARN MORE



Next Step

The Next Step Program encourages and assists students in taking the “next step” on their career pathways. As YCLC Adult Reading students and English as a Second Language students are reaching their educational goals, the Next Step Coordinator provides individual assistance and referral services related to higher educational goals, employment opportunities and attaining citizenship. LEARN MORE


Workplace Training

Our only fee for service program is custom designed to instruct your employees in the English they need to communicate and succeed at your company.  Each Literacy in the Workplace is customized to meet the needs of your company and your employees.  The trainings are held at your company site. LEARN MORE



Family Literacy

Reading With Your Children Workshops engage families in literacy-related activities. The workshops create positive family interactions to facilitate a child’s reading experience in which they can engage with their caregivers in a variety of meaningful, yet simple, experiences centered around books. LEARN MORE