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Name  Dyslexia
Related to/Also known as  
Symptoms Dyslexia is a specific kind of learning difficulty, where a child of normal intelligence has persistent and significant problems with reading, writing and spelling, and sometimes with arithmetic and musical notation.
Types  
Useful national contacts The British Dyslexia Association
Tel. 0333 405 4567.
Opening times: 10 a.m. – 12.30 and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Mondays to Fridays. Closed Wednesday afternoons
Link opens in new window www.bdadyslexia.org.uk
Dyslexia Action
Tel. 01784 222300
Link opens in new window www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk
Dyslexia Foundation
Tel. 0151 709 0545
Link opens in new window http://dyslexiafoundation.co.uk
Dyslexia-SplD Trust
Link opens in new window www.thedyslexia-spldtrust.org.uk
Online resources

Dyslexia (Contact-A-Family)
Link opens in new window www.cafamily.org.uk/medical-information/conditions/d/dyslexia/?page=4&f=D

Dyslexia - Symptoms (NHS Choices)
Link opens in new window www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Dyslexia/Pages/Symptoms.aspx

News and events  
Our resources

Can I tell you about dementia? The library at The Brain Charity has a range of reference resources on this condition and on a wide range of disability-related issues.

Visit our library to read Can I tell you about Dyslexia? A guide for friends, family and professionals by Alan M. Hultquist. Or have a Link opens in new window look in your local library for this book.
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