44% of Australian adults(15-65 years old) do not have the literacy skills to read a range of day to day reading tasks. This equates to 7.3 million adult Australians in 2013. Read more: ABS Data 2013 #4228 , OECD PIAAC Data 2013, 2016
Translating documents into Easy English
In 2021, Cathy was invited on to the Speak Up: Speech Pathology Australia Podcast. She discusses how speech pathologists can use Easy English with host Anneke Flinn. Also available at: Apple Podcasts, Spotify
Discussion about people with low literacy The Drum ABC - February 18 2020. With Julia Baird, Sam Conner and Christine Ryan.
Zero Conference 2023 At the UN, February 2023. A summary of Cathy's presentation.