Meet Our New Service Delivery Team

20th November 2023

The Doorstep Library delivery team has had a few changes over recent months, including the introduction of Lucy and Monica. With our reading projects sitting at the heart of Doorstep Library, having an experienced and engaging delivery team is key....

Top Strategies To Encourage Young Children To Read

15th November 2023

When it comes to encouraging children to read more books, there are a number of strategies and practices that parents and guardians may adopt. From visiting the local library, to setting time aside to read every day, and even using...

Tackling Poverty In The Heart Of London

17th October 2023

  London Challenge Poverty Week (16th-20th October 2023) is an annual event that sheds light on this issue, encouraging collective action to address poverty and its various dimensions in one of the world’s most bustling cities. What Does Poverty In...

Global Intergenerational Week

27th April 2023

Global Intergenerational Week takes place from Monday 24th April – Sunday 30th April 2023. Now in its fourth year, the week aims to get as many people as possible involved in the intergenerational conversation.

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...