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Welcome to CNYLearns, a service of the Literacy Coalition of Onondaga County. Here you will find adult literacy resources for those who live in Onondaga County and the City of Syracuse. If you’re looking for programs and agencies to help you or someone you know, you can search our list of partners or view a complete list.

If you’re unsure which agency or program is right for you, please contact our partners at Central New York 211 and talk to a representative, or contact us.


BOCES Literacy Student Receives Statewide Honor!

“Almost all the jobs I applied for required a high school diploma or GED,” she said. “I began doing some research online for free literacy programs, and I came across OCM BOCES.” Thanks to the caring and support of her BOCES literacy instructors, Breland now has her high school diploma – and a new job. She is also continuing her education at Onondaga Community College.

Because of her amazing perseverance, Wilnisha Sholtz Breland was honored on Oct. 28 in Albany as the”Outstanding Student Award Recipient for 2016″ by the New York Association for Continuing/Community Education. She will treated to a special awards dinner with family, guests and local dignitaries. We would like to congratulate Breland and all of her outstanding OCM BOCES instructors!  Read more »

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