Strathfield Council’s Buddies Program is seeking “Big Buddy” volunteers to participate in Reading Buddies which is a 30- minute long, weekly session for local primary school students including ESL (English as a Second Language) who would like to practice and improve their reading skills such as fluency and comprehension.


It is held Mondays, 3:30pm- 4:30pm during School Term except Public Holidays.


The program is to run over School Term 1 (Monday, 4 February- Monday, 8 April 2019) and School Term 2 (Monday, 6 May to Monday 1 July 2019), School Term 3 (Monday 29 July to Monday 23 September 2019) and School Term 4, (Monday, 21 October to Monday, 16 December 2019) at Strathfield Main Library, 65- 67 Rochester St, Homebush.

Please send applications to council@strathfield.nsw.gov.au Attention: Community Services Officer.