Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Beanstalk

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
East Midlands Area Office, Barratt House, Kingsthorpe Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN2 6EZ
Telephone number:
0845 450 0307
Service description:
Beanstalk (previously known as Volunteer Reading Help) is a national charity that works with schools to help raise literacy standards.

Beanstalk recruit, train and support volunteers to provide consistent, one-to-one literacy support to primary school children who need help. Beanstalk's trained reading helpers give them the support they need to improve their reading ability and confidence.

The children Beanstalk help may have fallen behind with their reading, lack confidence, or struggle with their fluency, comprehension or vocabulary.

For more information about becoming a "Beanstalk School" or a reading volunteer, visit their website.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
6 years - 11 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • Education or school
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
04/07/2018
Location map:

​Is this information incorrect?

If you are the provider of this service and your details are incorrect, please let us know by completing our online form.

If you need to register your service please fill out our online registration form.
28/06/2018 11:21
5 tips to help children find words from SpeechblogUK
23/02/2018 09:41
This is a copy of the article in SNIX Spring edition about support for siblings of children with special educational needs and disabilities.
20/10/2017 13:15
Local Offer annual audit and updates to the database
29/06/2017 07:38
A short report of the latest Summer Sendsation