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Caroline’s Story: How Early Literacy Programme Helped Her Children

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The Atlantic Philanthropies |

At Storysacks® classes, parents learn how to make reading fun and instil a love of books in their children. Storysacks is a language and literacy development programme facilitated by youngballymun, an organisation that is working to improve learning and physical and mental well-being for children in Ballymun, a socially disadvantaged area of Dublin, where many families live on low incomes.

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> Read Caroline’s full story

> Visit youngballymun website

youngballymun is a grantee (via a re-grant from the Ballymun Partnership) of Atlantic’s Children & Youth Programme in the Republic of Ireland, which funds efforts to improve outcomes for young children and their families. 

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