Finding Help

Resources and websites that will help inform you about Dyslexia.


Contact is a national charity for families with disabled children.

They provide information, advice and support. They bring families together so they can support each other. They campaign to improve their circumstances, and for their right to be included and equal in society.

Dyslexia Action

Dyslexia Action "We provide support, assessments and tuition through our national Learning Centres, through online distance learning and in schools across the country, alongside supporting educators and employers through the provision of resources and training. We also undertake research and campaigning to improve the lives of those affected by dyslexia."

British Dyslexia Association (BDA)

British Dyslexia Association (BDA) UK national organisation, offering a wide range of information for parents, dyslexic adults and teachers, with details of the international conferences it organises.


Dyslexia Scotland

Dyslexia Scotland A Scottish charity that encourages and enables people with dyslexia, regardless of their age and abilities, to reach their potential.

ALISS (A Local Information System for Scotland)

ALISS (A Local Information System for Scotland) is a search and collaboration tool for Health and Wellbeing resources in Scotland. It helps signpost people to useful community support, and with an ALISS account you can contribute the many and varied resources that our local communities have to offer.