Grantee profile

The Reading Agency

The Reading Agency is a UK-based organisation that advocates for the transformative power of reading. It supports universal access to reading through programmes targeting those with the greatest need and it measures impact on individuals and communities through robust research and evaluation. The Reading Agency works in partnership with public libraries, prisons, schools and healthcare systems to improve skills and learning, promote health and wellbeing, connect communities and combat loneliness whilst also inspiring creativity and engagement with culture.