Congratulations to Anny and Khadejah who completed the dental assisting program this past Saturday at Today's Dentist Assisting School with English language and workplace preparation support from Literacy for Life.
If you're interested in pursuing a career in healthcare or the trades but need support to help with English language acquisition, reading, writing or math, give us a call today at (757) 221-3325. We can also help you pursue potential funding opportunities. ... See MoreSee Less
Optima Health is partnering with Literacy for Life to offer The Health Education And Literacy (HEAL) Program! The HEAL Program provides health education classes. Certified Optima Health instructors provide hands-on learning about healthcare topics like: • Learning to compare nutrition facts on labels • How to read and understand a prescription bottle • When to use urgent care or the emergency room • How to fill out medical and medical history forms • And more!
There are eight classes in a series. Attendance to all eight classes is not required, but strongly encouraged. Classes meet every Monday at the following locations. Call 1-866-706-6708 to register. • Eastern Shore Community College, 29300 Lankford Highway, Room 206, Melfa, VA 23410; 6-7:30 p.m. • Lambert Point’s Community Center, 1251 W. 42nd Street, Norfolk, VA 23508; 6:30-8 p.m. • South Morrison Family Education Center, 746 Adams Drive, Newport News, VA 23601; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. • Petersburg Library, 201 W. Washington Street, Petersburg, VA 23803; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. • Mount Olive Baptist Church, 13111 Minnieville Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. • Literacy Volunteers of America, 233 4th Street NW, Charlottesville, VA 22903; 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. • Rescue Mission of Roanoke, 402 4th Street SE, Roanoke, VA 24013; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. ... See MoreSee Less