Our impact

Grass root movements like PTTR cause lasting change to communities and improve lifestyles for everyone involved.

You’ve heard the saying “It takes a village to raise a child”. Well, we take that saying to heart.  Strengthening that village with knowledge and education about the importance of reading with their babies from birth, so that they will be ready for learning at school.

We’re the only early literacy movement in Australia which actively involves the whole community.

Our model is extremely cost-effective. Meaning, we can reach more children, more parents, and more communities.  Changing their future and future children.

The facts

It takes 5 years to work – which co-incidentally is the same time a child has from birth before starting school.  

Over 80 community groups across Australia are reaping the benefits right now. Passing on children’s literacy to the next generation.

AEDC analysis has shown that children are three times as likely to start school ready to learn where there is a strong PTTR presence for 5 years or more.

Group effort

Collaboration is encouraged between local agencies (e.g. School, Police, Local Government etc.) to run and host events.
And when everyone works together for the common good it’s amazing what happens. The impact is felt throughout the community.

We create an eco-system that is cost efficient, sustainable and community focused. Helping children arrive at school ready to learn.

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