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Dyslexia

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Please see below for reliable medical information on Dyslexia produced by alternative providers.

NHS website
www.nhs.uk/conditions

Although alternative links have been selected with great care, Contact cannot accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or errors. Alternative information providers comply with the Information Standard and give details of their quality control procedures on their website, which includes review of information by a qualified medical professional.

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Dyslexia Scotland

Tel: 0344 800 8484
Email: helpline@dyslexiascotland.org.uk
www.dyslexiascotland.org.uk

The Organisation is a Registered Charity in Scotland No. SC000951, established in 1968. It offers advice, information and support to people with dyslexia and operates a national tutor list. The Organisation conducts screening tests for both children and adults and workplace assessments. It organises workshops, conferences and seminars to raise awareness of dyslexia and has information available.

Group details last reviewed July 2019.

British Dyslexia Association

Helpline: 0333 405 4567
Email: via website
www.bdadyslexia.org.uk

The Association is a Registered Charity in England and Wales No. 289243. It provides information and support to dyslexic people and their carers and professionals. The Association encourages schools to work towards becoming dyslexia-friendly.

Group details last reviewed July 2019.