Communities for Children: Language and Literacy Early Years Literacy and Language Development Strategy
Developed in consultation with over 15 organisations across Bendigo, including local government, early years, education and health service providers.
The Early Years Literacy and Language Development Strategy aims to improve literacy and language development for 0-5 year olds across Bendigo from all socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds.
Download a summary of the Early Years Literacy and Language Development Strategy
What does a 'Whole-of-Community-Response' look like?
Read, sing, talk and play with your child every day.
Bendigo Reads Website
The Bendigo Reads website is an initiative of the Communities for Children: Language & Literacy Project.
The Bendigo Reads website is a community hub for children’s literacy in Bendigo.
Find out more about early literacy and language development, local literacy programs and ways to support children reading more at Bendigo Reads!
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