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How to volunteer for 'Time to Read' [INFOGRAPHIC]

15/08/22 14:54 / by Anne Roberts

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Being able to read proficiently is fundamental to everything we do in life and in work – and teaching children to read and inspiring a love of it within them is hugely beneficial, not just for the potential prospects it creates for them, but for their overall well-being and sense of self.

Time to Read’ a Business in the Community Ireland initiative is a community-based programme whereby volunteers give their time to provide one-to-one reading support for young children (aged between 7-8 years old) in primary schools around the country, with the aim of helping them become more proficient readers.

It’s so easy to become a Time To Read volunteer and our handy infographic below walks you through the steps needed. If you are interested in finding out more or signing up, please visit our Time to Read web page, or contact 

Version 3 Time to read application infographic