ALS is either DepED-delivered or DepED-procured. Other than DepED, many organizations and individuals deliver the ALS. This program delivery called Non-DepED.
- DepED-delivered refers to the implementation arrangement where program is directly carried-out by DepED ALS implementers such as the ALS Mobile Teachers and ALS District Coordinators.
- DepED-procured refers to the implementation arrangement where program is contracted by DepED to service providers such as non-government organizations and other government organizations.
- Non-DepED refers to the implementation of ALS Programs by non-DepED organizations such as Local Government Units (LGUs), Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) and other Government Organizations (GOs), international donor agencies, chirch-based organizations and others.