Literacy New York was founded on a vision and mission to serve adults and families most in need of literacy services. Specifically, the Literacy New York mission is to increase the effectiveness of adult literacy practitioners and the capacity of programs so that adults, families, and communities reach their full . The Adult Literacy Program is a partnership with the New York City Adult Literacy Initiative (NYCALI), the City’s system for providing literacy and English language services .
Feb 11, · New York State's Adult Literacy Library Services program helps library systems and libraries offer services to improve adult literacy on the job and in the home. The program theme is " Workforce Development at New York Libraries through Public Library Systems.". Adult Literacy Receives $12 M in FY 18 City Budget! On June 6, , the city budget was voted on and passed by the New York City Council. Based on the budget documents & press releases we’ve seen so far, we are confident the $12m for Adult Literacy is in the budget.