Given national and local conversations about education, it’s clear that our idea of education is almost exclusively linked to children. Often overlooked are the adults who, for a multitude of reasons, did not gain this foundation in their youth, and who are now navigating the world without vital literacy skills.
Evidence shows that reading can enhance the lives of the elderly. It is never too late to improve reading skills in older adults.
Carolina SeniorCare is doing their part to help with adult literacy. Each week they offer a reading program to teach and encourage reading to give participants an opportunity not just to survive, but to flourish.