Reading and writing difficulties in adolescence and later risk of welfare dependence. A ten year follow-up, the HUNT Study, Norway

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p718
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research which has been conducted to examine the welfare dependence and work participation of young people with reading and writing difficulties (RWD). The study reflects that adolescents with RWD at baseline are eager to receive medical or social benefits. The result concludes that such programs should be paid more attention to prevent RWD in adolescent.


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