On these pages you can learn more about how Dyslexia Action can help. You will also find useful information about getting help at school, college, university or work and information about useful learning tools, assistive technologies and encouraging children to read.

Free advice

If you have any concerns or would simply like to discuss the options available to you, you may find our free 30 minute advice sessions useful.

Assessment and screening

We offer a variety of assessments and screenings, which can help you to understand the difficulties you face.


Find out more about how tuition can help.


Our short courses, offered throughout the year, are designed to teach specific skills, or to provide information and support.

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.

Support groups

Find a support group in your local area.

Encouraging reading

Here we look at useful resources to help encourage reading.