Letterbox Club

Inspiring a love of reading and engagement with numeracy in children who are looked-after.

Registration for Letterbox Club 2020 is now open! If you are a local authority, school or nursery, sign up by Friday 7 February and save £10 per child with our early bird discount.

Sign up for Letterbox Club 2020

Across the UK, children are enrolled for the Letterbox Club by local authorities, schools and nurseries. Each child receives their own colourful parcel of books, maths games, stationery and other high quality materials once every month for six months, from May to October. Priced at £135 per child, including VAT, rising to £145 per child after Friday 7 February, when the early bird discount closes.

For many children, it's the first time they have had a letter or a parcel through the post and for some it's the first time they have had books of their own.

Information for practitioners

About the Letterbox Club

Once signed-up by their local authority or school, each child receives their own colourful parcel of books, maths games, stationery every month for six months. For some children, it's the first time they have had books of their own.

How to sign up

Registration for Letterbox Club 2020 is now open! Sign up by Friday 7 February and save £10 per child with our early bird discount.

Children say thanks on the 15th anniversary of Letterbox Club

We receive some wonderful feedback from the children and adults. For our 15th annniversary, we're celebrating with some of our favourite hand-written postcards from children who receive Letterbox Club.

Local Authorities

Letterbox Club parcels can inspire a love of reading and engagement with numeracy for vulnerable children in your area. Local authorities can use Pupil Premium Plus for children who are looked-after and Pupil Premium for other vulnerable children, to fund Letterbox Club

Schools

As well as children who are looked-after, the programme is suitable for other children you think would benefit.

Letterbox Club in Wales

The Letterbox Club in Wales is 10 years old. Over the last decade Letterbox Club has sent parcels to over 10,000 children in Wales.

Read the Letterbox Club evaluation reports...