Information
Helping guide you

Useful ideas and links for parents of dyslexic children

SEND News

Keeping you up-to-date with
Hertfordshire’s SEND information
( including HAND)

https://sendnews.hertfordshire.gov.uk/15-september-2022

The British Dyslexia Association website has plenty of useful information.

Webinars -Free and Paid

https://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/events/past/p2

Is my child dyslexic?

https://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/advice/children/is-my-child-dyslexic/signs-of-dyslexia-early-years

Contact the BDA for an Assessment.

https://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/services/assessments

A project led by BDA, everything you need to know about dyslexia.

https://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/about/bda-projects

The Patoss site has a list of teachers trained to teach dyslexic students and provide assessments.

https://www.patoss-dyslexia.org/Tutor-Index-Landing

Adults 16+

https://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/advice/adults

Dyslexia is recognised as a disability

https://www.gov.uk/children-with-special-educational-needs/overview

Developing Special Needs locally – Hertfordshire

http://www.thegrid.org.uk/learning/sen/

http://www.thegrid.org.uk/learning/sen/whole_school/dspl/

Equality Act 2010: advice for schools

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/equality-act-2010-advice-for-schools