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Companion literacy & writing services

We offer tutoring for adult reading and writing problems, ghost-writing and co-writing of memoirs, essays, letters and documents. Companion is based in Belconnen, ACT- services available around Canberra by arrangement

Adult Literacy Coaching

Companion Literacy & Writing Services can empower you by increasing your general literacy, numeracy and confidence. Your literacy coach will:

  • Focus on your present needs and priorities
  • Develop your skills for effective reading, speaking, writing, listening
  • Sharpen your memory and improve your planning ability
  • Recognise congenital, developmental, educational or acquired literacy problems
  • Employ positive strategies to fill gaps caused by a learning disability or deficit
  • Bring out your innate art, music and drama to assist your literacy/numeracy

Problems and Solutions

I want adult literacy coaching but I will not sit in a class
Companion is one-on-one

Someone has persuaded me to improve my literacy
Companion assesses your literacy skills, and builds on those

I can’t retain information while reading, so it doesn’t make sense
Companion gives you tactics to control frame of mind and speed of thought

I can’t break words into syllables
Companion demystifies the system

I don’t understand paragraphs, rules, spelling or punctuation
Companion shows you why they’re necessary and how to use to your advantage

I missed large amounts of education
Companion helps you catch up on what matters now

I’ve got dyslexia
Companion looks at the effects of your condition; seeks to refresh cognitive links

I just want to read with my kids and help them with their homework
Companion builds your oratory skills and confidence to direct and guide them

NB
Companion offers invaluable assistance to University and Institute of Technology students for assessment items, but will not do the study for you, only streamline and polish your work for submission