YMCA of Southern Maine

For a Better Us.™

English as a Second Language Classes

The YMCA of Southern Maine offers English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to community members at our Greater Portland Branch. These classes are run in partnership with Intercambio, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving immigrant lives. 













For more information please contact Sarah Leighton at 207-874-1111 or sleighton@ymcaofsouthernmaine.org.

Did you know…

The nation’s first ESL class was held for German immigrants at the Cincinnati YMCA in 1856!