Literacy Tutoring with Read Write Now! CALF supports adult literacy in the community and access to fee-free tuition by adult learners through the Read Write Now! volunteer adult literacy service. Find out more about this unique volunteer organisation, operating in Western Australia since 1977.
Between 2008 and 2014, Australia adult literacy rate remained stable at around 99 %. Adult (15+) literacy rate (%). Total is the percentage of the population age 15 and above who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life. Generally, ‘literacy’ also encompasses ‘numeracy’, the ability to make simple arithmetic calculations.
Australian Council for Adult Literacy Email: [email protected] Postal Address: PO Box 2283, Canberra ACT 2601 Incorporated Association A0 1297 (ACT) ABN: 18 120 488 674.