On Thursday 13 April 2017 Matthew Haw and Karen Spears of RSM Restructuring Advisory LLP were appointed as administrators of Dyslexia Institute Limited t/a Dyslexia Action. Please contact RSM with any queries regarding assessments booked with Dyslexia Action prior to this date.

Dyslexia Action Training, Shop and Guild will continue to operate as normal.
Please note: Dyslexia Action will no longer be providing assessment services.  

If you are seeking an assessment for you or for your child, you can contact the organisations below or use the search function to find a private provider (Dyslexia Guild):

Other private providers can also be found at available at:

Useful learning tools

Learning tools are something that you can purchase to help you or your child at home.

Assistive technologies

These help with everyday literacy and organisation tasks from reading or writing to planning or making calculations.

Support at school

Find out about the type of support available at school.

Support at college and university

Find out about what support is available for students and how to access it.

Support at work or when seeking work

On these pages we outline what steps you can take towards getting the right support.

personal stories

Personal stories

Read real life stories and learn how people cope with the difficulties they face as a result of their dyslexia.

Support groups

Find a support group in your local area.

Encouraging reading

Here we look at useful resources to help encourage reading.

Films about dyslexia

Watch six animated films made for us by animation students.


Through our project work we aim to offer free support and help, find out more.