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It's no secret that millions of people find reading and writing difficult. If you want to improve your skills, call 08000 150 950 to talk to someone about what to do next. Or text WORDS to 81010.
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Be inspired with Skillswise
Sue Chapman decided to learn to read and write when she was 60, after a lifetime of keeping it a secret. Visit Skillswise to watch a short film about her life-changing decision.Secrets and Words - Sue's true story
Play a word game
Has Jackie's story in Mightier Than the Sword inspired you to improve your reading and writing? Why not try this word game?Jackie's letter