Family Literacy

Catholic Charities of the East Bay’s Family Literacy program is a partnership with West Contra Costa Unified School District Adult Education. Family Literacy is the only program that provides free child care for parents while they attend English as a Second Language classes. More than just English lessons, the Family Literacy program empowers parents to share their love of learning with their children and become advocates for their families. In the words of one mother, I have become a better mom through this program.” We provide case management, working with students to reach their goals and wield the power of self-sufficiency.