Reading Friends is a new programme from The Reading Agency. We use reading to bring people together, build connections and tackle loneliness across the UK.

Our mission is a world where everyone is reading their way to a better life, and we need your help to do this.

With £10

We can pay transport costs for one of our volunteers to make four visits to see a Reading Friend.

Give £10

With £25

We can provide printed resources to support volunteers running groups for people with dementia.

Give £25

With £50

We can provide a room and refreshments at the local library to hold a special event for Reading Friends.

Give £50

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With your support, we could bring the Reading Friends programme to new locations across the UK.

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Support Reading Friends to help bring more people together to chat, share stories and have fun.