Paint Liverpool REaD is a community based initiative to promote the importance of early literacy. The program is co-ordinated by a working group made up of workers from Liverpool Council, Families NSW, Schools as Community Centres Program - Ashcroft P.S., Liverpool Migrant Resource Centre, Special Needs Ability Program Partners (SNAPP), Communities for Children - Miller Pathways Mission Australia, Sydney South West Area Health and Supported Playgroups. The program encourages parents and carers to Share Stories. Talk, sing, read and play with your child everyday.
GoGo Gecko is the mascot for the program and he travels around Liverpool with his story book ' GoGo's Busy Day in Liverpool' visiting pre schools, schools playgroups and community events.
For more information on the program please contact Andrea Giunta on 8783 0951.