READ: Workshops

Apply to take part in the next LEES-UKUFUNDA-READ (READ) workshop: 

Would you like to train to become part of the READ programme? The aim of the Lees – Ukufunda – Read program is to improve the reading skills of children through the use of registered reading teams. The programme is hugely in demand and we need more volunteers.

Dr Marieanna le Roux will be running a workshop to teach you how to use your pet to become part of this worthwhile programme.

Places are limited – only 8 volunteers will be accepted. 

You do not currently have to be a PAT member to be accepted on the workshop but preference will be given to those who are committed to being involved long-term with the READ programme.

Date:            23 February 2019 (Saturday)

Time:            09:00 – 12:00

Venue:          Stellenbosch - exact location to be confirmed

Fees:             R200 for materials/CD, refreshments and lunch

Please book your place with Marieanna le Roux by emailing her directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Once Marieanna has reserved your place, and it has been confirmed by Marieanna, please deposit the fee of R200 into the PAT bank account to confirm your attendance.

Please use READ and your surname as reference (eg READSmith).

Bank Account details:
Account name:     Pets as Therapy
Branch code:        632005
Account number:  4060497683

For more information on the Lees-Ukufunda-Read Programme, click here