Helpful Sites and Contacts

British Dyslexia Association

www.bdadyslexia.org.uk

BDA NTC

New Technologies Committee

www.bdatech.org – for information on dyslexia and ICT

Dyslexia Action

www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk

Skill

National Bureau for Students with Disabilities

www.skill.org.uk

Network 81

www.network81.org

Tel: 0845 077 4055

Network 81 is a charity that supports, advises and trains parents and carers about the education of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

KIDS’ Croydon SEND Information, Advice, Support (SENDIAS) and Mediation service

www.kids.org.uk/croydon-sendias

An independent, impartial and confidential service which offers information and support for parents of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) as well as SEND mediation services. This service is free.
Located at Carers Support Centre at 24 George Street, Croydon, CR0 1PB
Mon-Fri 10am-5 pm. Parents/carers and young people can self-refer themselves to access this service by contacting [email protected]

SOS! SEN

www.sossen.org.uk

Helpline 020 8538 3731

Workshops, information sheets on website. Drop-in free monthly surgeries for parents/carers – during school term times – 1st Monday of each month during school term times, 10.15 am – 12.15 pm at The Salvation Army, 66 High Street, Thornton Heath, CR7 8LF

Carers Support Centre

www.carerssupportcentrecroydon.org.uk

Drop in centre based at 24 George Street, Croydon, CR0 1PB, offering advice, information and support to those caring for someone who needs help due to illness, disability or old age.

Dittas Ltd

www.dyslexiaservices.net/about-us

DITTAS offers consultancy for parents and a range of services for businesses to make them Dyslexia / SpLD friendly and courses for professionals and parents.