Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

British Dyslexia Association (BDA)

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
Unit 6a Bracknell Beeches, Old Bracknell Lane, Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 7BW
Telephone number:
03334054555
Service description:
The British Dyslexia Association (BDA) is the voice of dyslexic people. They aim to influence government and other institutions to promote a dyslexia friendly society, which enables dyslexic people of all ages to reach their full potential.

The BDA promotes early identification of specific learning difficulties (SpLD) and support in schools to ensure opportunity to learn for dyslexic learners.

Mission:

• Campaign and lobby for long lasting and sustainable change for the benefit of dyslexic people
• Provide impartial and objective advice and support to dyslexic people and those with whom they come into contact
• Set the standards for and accredit dyslexia knowledge and professional expertise
• Deliver innovative solutions which break new ground in the field of dyslexia
• Disseminate and share best practice regionally, nationally and internationally
• Promote research
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
03/10/2017

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