The benefits of joining RASA are:

  1. You have access to our Reading & Writing journal at
  2. We provide annual conferences hosted in turn by the four branches around South Africa – Eastern Cape, Western Cape, Kzn and Gauteng
  3. Regular workshops and colloquia on literacy issues identified as challenges
  4. Access to the RASA membership data base to facilitate networking among people in the literacy field
  5. Access to our mother organization the International Literacy Association
  6. Free access to the following links



Click here for the National Membership Form


Funding of RASA

  • RASA is funded primarily by a nominal annual membership fee
  • Membership forms are available on our website
  • Committee members offer their services on a voluntary basis