February 2023

Winter Newsletter 2023

17th February 2023

From 10 years of volunteering to a new volunteer committee. Find out what Doorstep Library has been up to this Winter. Winter Newsletter 2023

Children’s Mental Health Week: Let’s Connect

8th February 2023

For Children’s Mental Health Week this year’s theme is ‘Let’s Connect’. The theme is all about making meaningful connections – from family and friends to the wider community at large. Feeling connected to others and feeling supported is vital in...

Children’s Mental Health Week Book Recommendations

6th February 2023

This Children’s Mental Health Week Doorstep Library has put together a list of our 10 top picks for discussing mental health topics with your little ones. Children’s books can help to address many challenges, from emotional to learning challenges. Books...

Westminster’s Lord Mayor Visits Doorstep Library Reading Project

3rd February 2023

Westminster’s Lord Mayor Visits Doorstep Library Reading Project The Lord Mayor of Westminster, Councillor Hamza Taouzzale, visited Westminster based reading projects yesterday (February 2), with children’s literacy charity Doorstep Library. Through the reading projects volunteers bring rucksacks filled with books...

The impact of reading on children’s mental health

2nd February 2023

Here at Doorstep Library, we know that books are a great way of helping us talk about things.  It can be really helpful for children to read stories which touch on difficult topics, helping them to work through their feelings. For...