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The Connection between Low Literacy and Dementia
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on December 31, 2019 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryNewscategoryAdvocacy

According to a recent study from Columbia University, there are connections between low literacy and dementia in older adults.


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The PIAAC Numeracy Framework: A Guide to Instruction
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on December 24, 2019 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryCEO DeskcategoryAdvocacycategoryMember Tips

Today, we are spotlighting an article from the Adult Literacy Education: The International Journal of Literacy, Language, and Numeracy, “The PIAAC Numeracy Framework: A Guide to Instruction,” by Donna Curry. 


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Save Money on Prescription Medications
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on December 19, 2019 in categoryFacts & ResearchcategoryCEO DeskcategoryAdvocacycategoryMember Tips

ProLiteracy and Discount Drug Network have partnered to offer a free prescription discount card. Accepted at 99% of all U.S. pharmacies, the ProLiteracy Prescription Savings Card can be used whether or not you are insured for savings up to 85% off.


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Happy Birthday Ruth Colvin
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on December 16, 2019 in categoryStories from the FieldcategoryWomen's EmpowermentcategoryAdvocacy

Today, we celebrate Ruth’s 103rd birthday!

At ProLiteracy we are grateful for the work of Ruth and the late Dr. Robert Laubach to innovate adult literacy education learning, content, and programming. For more than 60 years, ProLiteracy and its founding organizations have worked to empower and create options for low-level learners by building the capabilities of the literacy service providers who assist them.

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Literacy Education: Beaufort County’s United Front
Posted by Jessica Gilmour on December 12, 2019 in categoryStories from the FieldcategoryNewscategoryAdvocacy

In Beaufort County, North Carolina, there is a literacy education movement making headlines for shedding light on the importance of adult, child, and health literacy in their community. 


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