The Learning Center at Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) will now offer evening classes for GED preparation and ESL courses.

NAM has partnered with the Harris County Department of Education to bring free GED and ESL classes to the community.

Registration, beginning in January, will take place in NAM’s Learning Center, located on the 4thfloor at 15555 Kuykendahl Road, Houston, Texas 77090.

Registration for GED evening classes will be on January 30, 2018 at 5 p.m. Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from February 6 through April 26.

ESL evening class registration will take place on January 23, 2018 at 5 p.m. Classes will run from January 30 through April 26 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

For more information about registration and class schedules, please see our Upcoming Events.

The Learning Center at NAM provides adult students with the vocational training they need to start a new career. During the fiscal year 2016-2017, the Learning Center provided 70 clients with vocational training scholarships, and assisted 51 clients to obtain jobs. The Learning Center also provided GED and ESL classes to more than 322 students.

Northwest Assistance Ministries is a non-profit, community-based social service agency that strives to meet basic human needs through Neighbors Helping Neighbors. NAM provides assistance in areas such as food, shelter, health, education and domestic violence awareness and intervention. During its last fiscal year, NAM touched the lives of more than 129,000 people through its many programs and services.

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