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Working together to bring the magic of reading to children

7th May 2020

Doorstep Library writes for Give a Book, published 09.04.20 Working together to bring the magic of reading to children, Give a Book have worked with Doorstep Library for over 6 years, supporting their volunteers who bring reading and the pleasure...

#NeverMoreNeeded – recruiting volunteers now

1st May 2020

#NeverMoreNeeded – recruiting volunteers now.  Doorstep Library volunteers bring more than just books into the homes of families. They bring a listening ear and a sense of enthusiasm that you simply couldn’t find anywhere else.  With schools currently closed and...

Stay at home with Doorstep Library

15th April 2020

Let words take you places Stay at home with Doorstep Library and let words take you places. The government has advised that we all need to stay at home for the foreseeable future, but many of us are already starting...

Keeping your children safe online

2nd April 2020

Keeping your children safe online can be difficult. The kids are home from school and you’re all confined to the house. What a nightmare! Until the schools are open again, your child will likely be spending a lot of time...

The best day of my week is Monday

20th March 2020

By Paul Fox, Hammersmith and Fulham Volunteer We have more in common “I used to think of Monday’s as my payback day but now I look forward to it as one of the best days of the week.” My new...

Doorstep Library’s journey to the Charity Film Awards

5th March 2020

By Daisy Church, Assistant Producer of  Media Trust Volunteer Films Doorstep Library’s journey to the Charity Film Awards is well and truly underway. Their volunteer film, made as part of Media Trust’s #VolunteerFilms project, is officially through to the Charity...