People Learn Productions

This is a national facility, producing high quality audio cassette and book kits, with slow speed narration at nine different speed levels for people with reading difficulties to be able to access print.The book/CD kits are available all over Australia through public, TAFE and other libraries. It is a non-profit organisation, funded by the Commonwealth Government. PLP Reading Kits can be requested through public libraries at no cost to the individual. For information on what titles and speed levels are appropriate, the complete catalogue can be posted on request or can be found at the website. The kits are useful for people learning English as a new language and for people with print disabilities such as dyslexia, specific learning disability, hearing impairment, intellectual disabilities, psychiatric conditions, attention deficit disorder or who are physically incapable of holding a book.

Contact
Contact name: 
Mariyon Slany
Executive Director
Phone 1: 
(08) 9274 8022
Fax: 
(08) 9274 8362
Address
Postal Address: 
PO Box 1409
MIDLAND
6936
Access
Opening hours: 
9.00am to 5.30pm
Disabilities: 
All disabilities affecting ability to read and understand the printed word, that is - print disability
Activities: 
Reading Network for people with intellectual disabilities - one on one weekly activity for adults who want to access print, a volunteer mentor meets up with them for one hour at the local library in Perth region only
Service details
Fees: 
Not applicable
Area: 
National
Funding: 
Department of Family & Community Services (FaCS), Office of Disability
Publications: 
Audio cassette/book kits, easy to read print books
Resources: 
Slow speed audio tapes, audio tapes, reading, learning aids

Disclaimer

Nican highly recommends contacting accommodation facilities prior to booking to ensure they meet your specific requirements. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on our website as we are unable to verify all information supplied to us.