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Reading Friends


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  • Website: The Reading Agency
  • Resource type: General web page

Summary - The message of this resource is:

Reading as a group can be beneficial for adults of all ages. This resource describes a program called Reading Friends that helps to connect older people and helps encourage reading as a group to maintain social connections and literacy skills.


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Keywords

independence, hobby, mental health, education, social life


How was this rated?

Step 1 - Evidence-based

Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?


Step 2 - Transparency

Is it clear who developed the resource and how?


Step 3 - Usability

Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?


Rated on: 9/17/2019 2:44:30 PM

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