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Skills Seminar Series Launched

On Fridays during May and June, The Gray House Adult Education Program has scheduled its Skills Seminar Series. The series is devoted to literacy skills in finance, law, health, computing and nutrition. At these seminars, presenters from several community service agencies will acquaint participants with the services they offer, answer participant questions, and provide referrals […]

Son of Adult Education Student to be Honored in Boston

Congratulations to Adam, the eldest son of one of our adult education families and a Gray House volunteer! On Friday, May 3, 2019, Adam will be honored at the State House in Boston as one of the “29 Who Shine.” We applaud you, Adam, for your resilience, humanity, and strong spirit. We are so blessed […]

Adult Education Students Continue to Impress

The learning gains from Session 1 were phenomenal. Session 2 results showed that The Gray House Adult Education (AE) students continue to shine. With the close of session 2, 27 of our AE students were re-evaluated. Two of those learners had advanced beyond what The Gray House offers and were referred to other community programs with […]

448 Spring Baskets Donated by Baystate Nurses

On Friday, April 12th, The Gray House received a delivery of 448 Spring baskets that were put together and donated by nurses from Baystate Health. We reached out to our friends from Center for Human Development, Partners for Community and Open Pantry to help us distribute these to children in the community. “Our agencies are […]

We’re Hiring!

The Gray House is currently hiring for a part-time and temporary position in our Adult Education Program. Join our team and help migrants and refugees learn English and life skills necessary to be successful and break the cycle of poverty! Substitute Adult Ed Instructor Announcement Adult Education Instructor Announcement

Adult Education Phonics Seminar

In an effort to provide continuing professional development opportunities to our Adult Education instructors and assistants, The Gray House recently offered a phonics training. Aisha Mathews, The Gray House Education Director, worked with Elaine Lampron to develop the phonics seminar. Elaine has been an Adult Education instructor with The Gray House for the past 15 […]

Spaghetti Supper Thursday, March 21

The 28th Annual Spaghetti Supper is just days away! As we celebrate the 35th anniversary since our founding this year, we thank the 6 amazing women who helped to turn the dream of The Gray House into reality: Sr. Jane Morrissey, Sr. Cathy Homrok, Sr. Kathleen O’Connor, Sr. Eileen Witkop (1984-2011), Julie James & Joan […]

Ken Perreault – Adult Education Volunteer Extraordinaire

The Gray House could not provide the services we do without the support or our dedicated volunteers. Ken Perreault, one of the Adult Education Teaching Assistants at The Gray House agreed to be interviewed about his volunteer experience.  What brought you to the Gray House? I am all about helping people. Growing up the way […]

Adult Education Session 1 Success

During our first 12-week session of the 2018-19 academic year, The Gray House served 54 students. All of these students received placement testing at the time of enrollment. 31 students received a post-test in December and the improvements from the pre- to post-test demonstrate the success of the program and hard-work of our students! During […]

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Adult Education

The Adult Education Program provides English for Speakers of other Languages (ESOL) and basic literacy education to adult learners.
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Kids’ Club

The Kids’ Club is an After School and Summer Program serving children in grades 2 to 5.
Food at the Market at Gray House

The Market

The Market at Gray House serves as a source of groceries for those in need.