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We are recruiting!

Posted on 20th February 2018

Categories Associates services support Assistive Technology Training Teaching

We are expanding our team of Professional Associates and seeking suitably qualified, self-motivated Dyslexia Specialists to work on a self-employed or casual, part-time basis to help us meet the growing…

Patoss Nottinghamshire Spring Lecture

Posted on 16th February 2018

Categories CPD PATOSS Teaching

The Management of Difficult Children with Literacy and Other Neuro-Developmental Problems – presented by Margo Sharpe.


In this talk, Margo will explore the links between Dyslexia, Language and Social…

Gadgets & Gizmos Presentation

Posted on 15th February 2018

Categories Assistive Technology Training Presentations Tablets iPads

Assistive Technology presentation for PC’s, iPads and Tablets.


When? Saturday, 10 March 2018


Time? 10:00am – 12:00pm


Where? The Dyslexia Association, Sherwood House,  7 Gregory…

TDA celebrates anniversary with new service

Posted on 8th February 2018

Categories services support children Dyscalculia

To celebrate our 47th year of supporting people with dyslexia we have a new addition to our range of high-quality specialist services.  We are pleased to announce the launch of…

Want to earn £50 for helping ACAS make their on-line forms dyslexia friendly and accessible?

Posted on 15th January 2018

Categories Dyslexia

ACAS – the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, are looking for employees with dyslexia to help them test run the new forms they are creating for their website.  They will…

Christmas Closure

Posted on 21st December 2017

Categories Christmas

Please note that The Dyslexia Association office will be closed from 4:30pm on Friday, 22 December 2017 until 9:00am on Wednesday, 3 January 2018.


We would like to wish…

TTRS has gotten even better!

Posted on 15th December 2017

Categories TTRS adults children Assistive Technology

New subjects added to TTRS


Touch Type Read and Spell (TTRS) now includes subject specific modules for Key Stage 1 & 2 Grammar and Phonics and Key Stage 3…

Patoss Nottinghamshire Autumn Event

Posted on 23rd October 2017

Categories Assistive Technology Tablets iPads PATOSS

Gadgets & Gizmos


A demonstration looking at software, apps and built in accessibility settings available on PCs, smartphones and tablets, including speech recognition, text to speech, proof reading, note…

JCQ 2017 statement on privately commissioned assessment reports

Posted on 22nd September 2017

Categories diagnostic assessment

Issued by the Joint Council for Qualifications on 8 August 2017


Effective from 1 September 2017

“A privately commissioned assessment carried out without prior consultation with the…

Performance Review 2016

Posted on 1st September 2017

Categories About TDA helpline services Uncategorised

We are very pleased to release our Performance Review for the work we did during 2016.  This document includes details of feedback we have received, our customer satisfaction ratings and…