Empathy Day

To be a successful human being, you need to be in touch with other people’s feelings. I’m delighted to see the launch of Empathy Day and it’s marvellous that schools with be holding special Empathy Award ceremonies on June 13.
Dame Jacqueline Wilson

We’re launching Empathy Day to emphasise the importance of empathy in our divided world, and raise awareness of the power of stories to develop it

Activities will include:

- a Read for Empathy guide for 4-11 year olds

- a social media #ReadforEmpathy campaign

- events in schools and libraries

- author visits and empathy reads recommendations

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