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Community Resources


CHIRLA      El Rescate

CARECEN   Esperanza

Tenants Rights


Workers Rights: 

Bet Tzedek


Glendale CCHC

Domestic Violence:


LGBT Rights and Health:

LGBT Center

English for Spanish Speakers

Welcome to Avancemos!

Avancemos Literacy Students Winter 2016Here you will find information and resources to help you improve your life by learning English.

Our classes are free and are scheduled at convenient times of the day.

No documentation is required.

These classes are designed to provide a welcoming and low-stress environment for English learners from Spanish speaking countries.

Group WorkWe focus on life skills and vocational English to live and work in the USA.

All students are part of Glendale Community College and have the opportunity to take advantage of many options, including: basic skills courses, preparation for high school diploma or high school equivalency tests (GED/HiSET), computer classes, certificate programs, and academic studies.

Once you start Avancemos English as a Second Language classes, your teacher will give you more information about the many educational opportunities at GCC.