Information, resources and training to help parents ensure their child can reach full potential.
Dyslexia can have an impact on many aspects of everyday life. We look at common issues...
We offer information, resources and training to help teaching staff to identify and support neurodiversity in the classroom
We support organisations to be dyslexia friendly and to recognise that neurodiversity can be a great asset in the workplace
Diagnostic Assessments for Dyslexia are carried out by experienced specialist teachers and psychologists across the UK.
BDA accreditation recognises that professionals have met and are committed to maintaining a high standard of practice.
Our comprehensive training programme offers individuals and organisations flexible training packages for all skill levels
Accredit a Dyslexia course
BDA accreditation is a sign that a level 5 or 7 course on Dyslexia/SpLDs has met the highest standards.
Dyslexia Friendly Awards
Our Dyslexia Friendly Quality Marks cultivate and promote best practice within education and the workplace for people with dyslexia
The BDA Helpline is free and confidential. We're on hand to give dyslexia related information and support.
For students who have graduated from our Level 5 and Level 7 accredited courses. Our students become part of the BDA’s family and, as an alumnus, we want to develop and nurture that life-long relationship.
International Conference 2024
The British Dyslexia Association hosts its 13th International Conference, Dimensions of Dyslexia: Evidence and Practice
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Individual Membership is ideal for anyone who wants to support the work of the British Dyslexia Association (BDA)
Professional Membership is for those who hold BDA accreditation or equivalent, and who need to have their professional status recognised for employment purposes.
Our Organisational Membership is for businesses, organisations and educational establishments who are committed to being dyslexia friendly
Local Dyslexia Associations
Our network of affiliated Local Dyslexia Association members work to ensure that dyslexic people can access information and support throughout the UK
We aim to influence government and other institutions to promote a dyslexia friendly society.
From marathon runs, charity bike rides, walks and more, there is a challenge event for you.
Ways to donate
Find out the ways that you can support our work.
Find out the varied ways your business can support the BDA.
Find out the many ways you can Volunteer with the BDA
Dyslexia Awareness Week
Get involved and help us raise awareness around dyslexia
Fundraise for the BDA
Take a look at all the ways you can show support and a raise money for the BDA
Monday 19 February 2024
Thursday 15 February 2024
The DfE have announced a new framework to support trainee and early career teachers
Tuesday 13 February 2024
View some examples of how those in the limelight, use their following to raise dyslexia awareness.
Monday 12 February 2024
The rules AI and assessments for teachers and students
Thursday 25 January 2024
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the ability of a computer to perform tasks commonly associated with intelligent beings.
Monday 8 January 2024
Sam shares his experience of dyslexia at school and why he feels it's so important to support and inspire dyslexic children in school today.
Tuesday 2 January 2024
BDA 2024 Challenge Events