Another Chance (WSU)


With Reading Works support:
Another Chance could offer new class sites, extend hours and add a summer semester.

Tutoring locations and hours:

  • At the Lighthouse, 19940 Livernois, Detroit, Michigan 48221  313 -577-9079, Mon.-Thu. 9:30am – 1:30pm
  • Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation, 1211 Trumbull, Detroit, Michigan 48216. Mon.-Thu. 10am – 2pm
  • Wayne State University Kresge/Purdy Library (on-campus), Detroit, Michigan 48202  Mon.-Thu. 9:30am – 1:30pm
  • North American Indian Association (future site)

Who they serve:
Non-traditional learners 18 and older.

What kind of teaching they offer:
Teacher-led instruction GED-prep, additional individualized tutoring for enrolled students.

Volunteer opportunities:
Volunteers are needed at each site for tutoring.  Office support and other volunteer opportunities are available at the Wayne State University campus office and At the Lighthouse sites.

Training involved:
Volunteer tutors are required to have some college and/or teaching experience.  On-going training is provided as needed for assigned tasks.  Tutor schedules are flexible within the office hours (9:30 – 1:30, Mon-Thurs).  Other volunteers are needed Mon-Fri, 9:30-2pm.  A commitment for a full semester is needed, unless otherwise arranged.


For more information:
Dr. Daphne Ntiri, Director
Alesia Williams, Another Chance Program Director/Site Coordinator

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