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14 April 2021

Library staff social prescribing toolkit

A toolkit has been created to help library staff develop their social prescribing offer. It includes an overview of social prescribing, and guidance on working with partners and Link Workers locally. This toolkit will be published in April 2021.

14 April 2021

Reading Well Staff Training Presentation

This presentation can be used to train staff on the Reading Well programme and library health offer.

14 April 2021

Workplace Wellbeing Toolkit

This toolkit has been created by The Reading Agency to support workplace wellbeing through the power of reading.

14 April 2021

Student Wellbeing Toolkit

This toolkit has been created by The Reading Agency to support student wellbeing through the power of reading.

14 April 2021

Library Staff Wellbeing Toolkit

This toolkit has been created by The Reading Agency to support library staff wellbeing in the workplace through the power of reading.

14 April 2021

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 Toolkit

A library toolkit to use for Mental Health Awareness Week 10-16 May. - Ideas to support libraries to deliver activities and campaigns around mental health, wellbeing, nature and the environment. - Template social media copy to help you spread the...

01 April 2021

Read, Talk, Share animated video

One minute animated video on the Read, Talk, Share campaign, tackling loneliness through the proven power of reading.

25 March 2021

Reading Well GP digital pack

Downloadable resources to support Reading Well in GP surgeries.

17 March 2021

Reading Well Postcards in Welsh and English

Printable designed postcards containing quotes from people who have benefited from the Reading Well booklist. Available in Welsh and English versions. Use to visually promote the impact of the programme.

12 March 2021

Social media assets for eBook lending

Images for libraries to promote eBook and eAudio lending on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, with three lending partner logos to choose from: BorrowBox, OverDrive and CloudLibrary.

12 March 2021

Partners Toolkit for Read, Talk, Share

This toolkit includes information and resources, including visual assets, to help promote the Read, Talk, Share campaign. You can find press releases, a visual assets pack, and how to take part in our social media campaign with suggested copy for...

26 February 2021

Partnership form Reading Well collections

This form is intended for completion by libraries that have lent out Reading Well book collections to local partners. These partners may include schools, community hubs, prison library services, workplaces or other relevant community organisations.

24 February 2021

Publicity flyers: local customisation available

Downloadable publicity flyers to support Reading Well collections in libraries. You can download PDF, JPEG and PNG files to use. You can use the national flyer designs or if you would like to add your logo for local signposting, email readingwell@readingagency.org.uk....

23 February 2021

Bloomsbury's Read, Talk, Share booklist

Bloomsbury has created a booklist for libraries and other organisations participating in The Reading Agency’s Read, Talk, Share campaign. The list can be used by people looking for books tackling loneliness, isolation, mental health issues, and maintaining human connection during...

23 February 2021

Book guide - Reading Well for children

Books that help children deal with worries, feel better and get through tough times. A detailed overview of the books on the Reading Well for children scheme and helpful signposting to resources and e-lending.

15 February 2021

Transcript: Reading Well and Bibliotherapy in Wales Webinar

Transcript: Reading Well and Bibliotherapy in Wales Webinar

10 February 2021

Reading Well for children booklist

Reading Well for children booklist

29 January 2021

Read, Talk, Share Comms Toolkit

This toolkit includes information and resources, including visual assets, to help promote the Read, Talk, Share campaign.

11 December 2020

Social prescribing infographic

Library social prescribing offer infographic, customizable for a local service context.

09 December 2020

Schools Get Involved Guide for Reading Well in Wales

A guide for schools in Wales who want to get involved with Reading Well

25 November 2020

Reading Well format availability - all 5 schemes

A spreadsheet containing the ISBNs and format availability of all 5 Reading Well booklists.

02 November 2020

Children's COVID-19 reading list

A collection of books to help children stay safe, calm, connected and hopeful during the COVID-19 crisis.

28 October 2020

School Assembly PPT presentation - Reading Well for children Wales

An adaptable PowerPoint presentation on Reading Well for children/Darllen yn Well i blant for library staff/teachers to deliver in school assemblies.

10 October 2020

Launch toolkit: Reading Well for children CYM & ENG

Launch toolkit for libraries – CYM and ENG

09 October 2020

Printable shelf talker

Printable shelf talker to display Reading Well BoP for children collections

07 October 2020

Overview of the titles - Reading Well for children ENG

Overview of the titles of the list – ENG

02 October 2020

Background Information Reading Well for children Wales

Background Information Reading Well for children Wales

02 October 2020

Darllen yn Well Llyfrau ar Bresgripsiwn i blant: Gwybodaeth gefndir

Darllen yn Well Llyfrau ar Bresgripsiwn i blant: Gwybodaeth gefndir Background Information/CYM

02 October 2020

Darllen yn Well i blant Trosolwg o’r teitlau / Overview of the titles CYM

Darllen yn Well i blant Trosolwg o’r teitlau Overview of the titles CYM

02 October 2020

GIF - RWC Dynwib

Sharable gif – Reading Well for children CYM