close kidsREAD kidsREAD is a collaborative effort by the National Library Board (NLB), People’s Association (PA) and the five self-help groups to promote the love of reading and cultivate good reading habits among young Singaporeans, specifically children from low-income families. The target audience of kidsREAD is children aged between 4 and 8 years. kidsREAD aim to: firstly create a reading programme for young children in Singapore. Secondly, to promote the love of reading and cultivate good reading habits among children from low-income families. Thirdly, to provide an avenue for these children of various races to interact from an early age. Lastly, to help enhance the quality of life of the children and their families. Click here to view the initiative.