(1) Encourage people with reading and writing difficulties to ask for help;
(2) Gather together people who volunteer their time to help others learn to read and write;
(3) Promote public awareness of literacy problems and programs;
(4) Advocate for learners.
About TEACHERS ON WHEELS
Teachers on Wheels is a community-based adult literacy organization that matches trained volunteer tutors with adult learners who wish to improve their reading and writing skills. This program offers a good educational alternative to adults who prefer not to, or cannot, attend regularly scheduled lessons in a more formal setting. This service and related materials are available to the public free of charge. Confidentiality is assured.