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British Dyslexia Association

National umbrella organisation aiming to support & inform with regard to dyslexia / specific learning difficulties.

The British Dyslexia Association is excited to introduce, a new one-stop site for everything you need to know about dyslexia, whether you are dyslexic yourself, a parent or carer of someone who is dyslexic, or a teacher or employer of dyslexic people.

As a mobile-first dyslexia resource, enables you to have information and advice on hand at all times. has been designed to be dyslexia-friendly; the font has been chosen for its clarity and readability, and the accessibility panel allows you to customise text sizes and colour schemes so you can find the combination that works best for you.

Written content is presented under headings in drop down boxes to make sure it’s easy to find and accessible. Information is presented in different formats, including a host of animations, video interviews and training packages, with new resources being added regularly.

All of the resources and links are quality assured by the British Dyslexia Association and other leading UK charities so you can be confident that the advice you are receiving is accurate and current. comes from a project funded by the Department for Education. It is led by the British Dyslexia Association in partnership with the Dyspraxia Foundation, Manchester Metropolitan University, and Patoss.

For more information, please visit: You can also join on Facebook: and Twitter: @dyslex_io

Who to contact

Helpline: 0333 405 4567

Helpline open Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday:10am-1pm