We do this by:

Undertaking vital research
Educating and training
Providing assessment and support services
Raising awareness

Raise Awareness

Dear Dyslexic strongly advocates for change through awareness-raising activities through the Dear Dyslexic Podcasts, Expert Speaking, National Campaigns and Annual Galas

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Author: Shae Wissell

Assessment and Support Services

Dear Dyslexic offers assessments, tutoring and peer support services for those on the path to dyslexia or learning disability diagnosis and support

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Educate and train

Whether you’re a teacher, a student support officer, a tutor, an employer, a health professional, a parent or you have dyslexia our training is designed for you!

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Author: Shae Wissell

Research

The Dear Dyslexic Foundation has partnered with LaTrobe University to undertake two research projects that will look at the impact of dyslexia for young people and adults

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Inclusive learning workshop - Melbourne

This inclusive learning workshop will equip teachers, school support staff, parents and students to make the learning pathway smoother for students with dyslexia and specific learning disabilities. Workshop is for students and educators in upper secondary, TAFE and university.

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Author: Shae Wissell

Location: Double Tree by Hilton ,270 Flinders Street, Melbourne, Vic

2019 Annual Gala, We Did It!

2019 Annual Gala Resilience the Courage to Fall and Rise.

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Author: Shae Wissell

The challenge 

1 in 10

Australians are estimated to have dyslexia

2 in 3

people with dyslexia do not feel good about themselves 

46%

more likely to have attempted suicide compared to the rest of the population 

1 in 5

people in the justice system have a learning disability (at least 1 in 5!)


Reading difficulties are a risk factor for the development of later mental health problems

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  • Inclusive learning workshop - Melbourne

    This inclusive learning workshop will equip teachers, school support staff, parents and students to make the learning pathway smoother for students with dyslexia and specific learning disabilities. Workshop is for students and educators in upper secondary, TAFE and university. Read more