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Doorstep Library is now in Camden! …and looking for reading referrals

9th June 2021

Doorstep Library is now in Camden!  As we reached for the doorknocker on our first doorstep, an ominous rumbling sounded in the skies over Camden. A minute later, the heavens opened, and hail hammered down over our brand new Somers...

Volunteer to read with children – join our growing team

3rd June 2021

Volunteer to read with children – join our growing team today.  At Doorstep Library, we believe in the power of words to take children places, not just in their imagination, but in their lives. Whether in person, online or in...

News: We’re recruiting two new roles

7th May 2021

We are delighted to say we are now hiring two new roles to join our Senior Management Team.  For details of both roles and application forms please visit Charity Job via the links below: Head of Fundraising and Partnerships Head...

Celebrating the life and legacy gift of Joanna Beckitt

21st April 2021

We are incredibly grateful to Joanna Beckitt for remembering Doorstep Library with a legacy gift. The success of our programmes relies on the dedication that our volunteers give to us and the families we work with. Without our volunteers, we...

Children from disadvantaged backgrounds have 94% increased confidence in reading after joining Doorstep Library

7th April 2021

Children’s literacy charity Doorstep Library has launched its first Impact Report.  At a time when the Coronavirus pandemic and a year of lockdown has had such a devastating effect on children we know that our home-reading service is working. In...

Doorstep Library announces the launch of our brand new website

30th March 2021

Doorstep Library is delighted to announce the launch of our brand new website.  The new website is clear and easy to navigate, with a greater focus on why we are needed and what we do.  All of our latest news...

Help a child to read – volunteer today

We urgently need people with a passion for reading to join our volunteer team and support the number of families we have on our books waiting to be paired with a Reading Volunteer.


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