Help With Reading Program

Help With Reading Program
We have started a Help With Reading program to help primary school children build up their skills and confidence in reading aloud to our volunteers. Help With Reading Program canterbury bankstown We have started a Help With Reading program to help primary school children build up their skills and confidence in reading aloud to our volunteers.  


​‘Help With Reading’ is designed to help primary school aged children to improve their reading skills. It’s a special program which allows children to progress through sessions at their local library. Each child has a half hour session with a volunteer, which helps build their abilities and confidence.

Sessions are available during school term only.

Chester Hill Library and Knowledge Centre

  • Monday, 3.30-4.30pm
  • Thursday, 3.30-4.30pm

No booking required.

For more information, contact 9707 9740

Greenacre Library and Knowledge Centre

  • Thursday, 4-6pm

Bookings are essential. 

For more information, contact 9707 9744

Padstow Library and Knowledge Centre

  • Monday, 4-6pm
  • Tuesday, 4m-6pm

Bookings are essential. 

For more information, contact 9707 9747

Panania Library and Knowledge Centre

  • Monday: 4-6pm
  • Tuesday: 4-6pm
  • Wednesday: 4-6pm
  • Thursday: ​4​-6pm

Bookings are essential. 

For more information, contact​ 9707 9747

Tips on reading aloud to children​

If you can’t make it to any of the sessions above to help your child with reading, there’s plenty that you can do in your own home instead.