Letterbox Club 10th anniversary video
Foster carers, children and practitioners talk about their views of Letterbox Club in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the programme - June 2013 Our thanks to everyone who helped...
Posted 14 June 2013
Jokes, creative writing and illustrations by Letterbox children
The Letterbox 10th Anniversary Joke Book, has been produced by the University of Leicester to mark 10 years of the programme. It features jokes, creative writing and illustrations by Letterbox...
Posted 13 June 2013
July and August Parcels The second batch of 2013 Letterbox Club parcels will be sent to local authorities week commencing 17 June. The warehouse team are currently very busy sorting...
Posted 29 May 2013
Contact us about next year!
Sign up for 2013 is now closed. Children will receive their first parcels of the 2013 programme this month. This year Letterbox Club will reach 5700 looked after children across...
Posted 21 May 2013
Children's Reading Fund 'Maytilda' events
Booktrust are delighted to announce the first month of Children's Reading Fund activities with Waterstones who will be working with us for the next two years. One of the Fund’s...
Posted 8 May 2013
Education and Children in Care Conference
The conference, that took place 13 June, marks ten years of Letterbox Club in the UK. The aim was to highlight the success of the programme in helping to improve...
Posted 7 May 2013
Letterbox Club parcels for post-adoption support
Letterbox Club is available to children placed for adoption and for post-adoption support. An article in Adoption Uk's Adoption Today magazine, outlines the benefits of the programme in helping children...
Posted 24 April 2013
Lemn Sissay in Northern Ireland
Letterbox Club celebrates ten years with a special event at Parliament Buildings on the Stormont Estate. Letterbox Club patron, Lemn Sissay, visited Northern Ireland this week to mark the 10th...
Posted 17 April 2013
Induction Day in Scotland
We held an induction day for everyone involved with the Letterbox Club pilot in Scotland on Thursday 21 March. Representatives from the five authorities taking part in the pilot, Aberdeenshire,...
Posted 6 April 2013
First Dispatch of 2013
As we head into spring the first Letterbox parcels will soon be delivered… The first batch of 2013 Letterbox Club parcels will be sent to local authorities week commencing 15...
Posted 5 April 2013