If you love reading and children, consider becoming a volunteer tutor in the Children's Reading Support program. Just a small commitment of time can help a child build reading confidence and a love of books that will last a lifetime.
Support needed now
As of January, we are seeking applicants for youth Reading Support at Sackville Public Library.
You can learn more about the opportunity, fill out your application, and email Anneka , as soon as you can.
Build a love of reading
In all of our children’s and teen programs, Halifax Public Libraries provides a safe, supportive, and fun environment for youth to strengthen academic skills. We use a mix of formal and informal approaches to help youth explore creativity, play, connect with others, and develop life skills. We aim to have a positive and lifelong impact.
Children’s Reading Support is a key part of this youth-literacy plan. The program is a one-on-one weekly tutoring for youth in Ages 8-12. You can explore the full volunteer description.
Please note: You must be 19 years of age or older to volunteer in this program, and all volunteers will require a Criminal Record Check.