love & language

make life rich


love & language

make life rich

love & language

make life rich

Chatter Matters and Island magazine

Chatter Matters and Island magazine, one of Australia’s leading literature journals, are celebrating their two-year partnership with this special – and free – collection of seven essays, written by individuals who have successfully come through an adult literacy program implemented or championed by Chatter Matters. The stories and insights are wonderful. Read on…

Our Projects

Just Sentences: Prison Literacy Pilot Project

The Just Sentences pilot project is bringing speech pathology support to the literacy programs of a small number of inmates within the Tasmania Prison Service.

Just Time: Circle of Security Parent DVD®

The Just Time project is about how the bond of love and positive emotion forms the basis of secure attachment between a parent and a child.

Island Magazine

Island magazine and Chatter Matters partnered in early 2015 to raise awareness of the lived-experiences of those who have not been able to learn to read easily.

Tasmanian Australian of the Year 2017

We are so honoured for our founder Rosie Martin to have been named Tasmanian Australian of the Year for 2017 from amongst a wonderful group of Tasmanian finalists.

We are thrilled about the incredible opportunity this honour provides in directing some public attention towards the important work of our prison literacy project Just Sentences, and the role that speech pathology has in justice and social equity.

Together we can make a significant difference through literacy

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