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Read for Fun


Explore the world of words with your child!

You have a child aged 0 to 5 and are looking for ways and tools to :

  • encourage language development,
  • promote learning,
  • strengthen your relationship,
  • and communicate more easily with your child?

So pick up a book and start reading together!

The program is offered free of charge to ALL families with a child aged 0 to 5 throughout Quebec.

Benefits of the program

Enhances language development in children living with a hearing loss, expanding their knowledge of self and of the world and facilitating socialization

  • Develops listening skills
  • Builds reasoning and inference skills

Fosters a love of books and an appreciation of the joys of reading in the family

  • Helps develop sentence structure
  • Stimulates the imagination
  • Improves communication skills

Helps familiarize the family with the world of deafness

  • Offers support to parents as they learn to live with their child’s hearing loss
  • Provides helpful hints to make everyday life easier


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AQEPA’s members

How does it work?

  • No need to leave home! Our family literacy facilitators will come to you.
  • Enjoy! It’s a special time for sharing, relaxation and discovery with your child.
  • Take advantage of the opportunity to borrow from a vast collection of books an educational games.
  • Our facilitators are ready to share their experience to help you and your child establish a stimulating and enriching relationship through shared reading.

Newsletter : Let's read for fun!

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Discover our monthly English newsletter filled with reading and activity recommendations for toddlers… and so much more!

To help you


Tips to practice early reading

Discover the benefits of early reading and many tips and resources to help you to read with your child : click here


Read and understand deafness

Our suggested reading to discover and develop a better understanding of deafness, for all ages.

To take part in the Program

Contact us!

Since 1994, the Read for Fun program has been promoting reading among children aged 0-5 who live with a hearing loss. A vital initiative, as numerous studies have highlighted the importance of early stimulation in reading to overcome learning difficulties.

For more informations : 514 842-8706

This program is made possible thanks to funding from the Public Health Agency of Canada and its Community Action Program for Children (CAPC). The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of the Public Health Agency of Canada.
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