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Our mission is to inspire and prepare all student with the confidence, courage, and competency to achieve their dreams; contribute to community; and engage in a lifetime of learning.

About Us

Osseo Adult Basic Education (ABE) offers free classes for adults. Our caring, patient staff can help you achive your goal! Learn English; improve your reading, writing or math skills; prepare for the GED exam; earn your adult diploma, learn along side your childern in family literacy; and gain skills and certficates for getting a job or promotion.

Starting class is easy! Call or visit us to make an appointment for a registration session today. 
Registration may take about 4 hours. You will learn about our program, take assessment tests, and get next steps. New students start every other week.


Northwest Family Service Center
7051 Brooklyn Boulevard 200S
Brooklyn Center, MN 55429

Main Line

Attendance Line
763- 585-7325

Office Hours
Monday- Thursday 8am – 8pm
Friday 8am – 1 pm

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Emily Watts
Program Coordinator

Annie Xiong
Program Secretary

Kristina Yang
Data Coordinator

Marlene Stumpf-Johnson
Volunteer Coordinator
763-585- 7371