Dyslexia Support Australia
Dyslexia Support Australia is an Evidence Based (Closed) Facebook Group with strict rules about advertising and the promotion of non evidence based methods for dyslexia.
Learning Difficulties Australia
LDA is an association of teachers and other professionals dedicated to assisting students with learning difficulties through effective teaching practices based on scientific research
Australian Dyslexia Association
The Australian Dyslexia Association is a NFP Organisation which provide services to adults and children, schools and individuals.
AUSPELD is the – Australian Federation of SPELD Associations
NSW Download our Fact sheet
SPELD NSW is a Public Benevolent Institution whose mission is to provide advice and services to children and adults with specific learning difficulties and those who teach, work with and care for them.
Dyslexia NSW Support Group
Dyslexia NSW Support Group is a closed Facebook group consisting of volunteer parents and professionals aimed at supporting people with dyslexia, parents, teachers, tutors, and others wishing to share and learn information about dyslexia and its treatment.
Dyslexia NSW Mid North Coast Support
Dyslexia NSW Mid North Coast is a closed Facebook group consisting of pro-active volunteer parents and professionals who are advocates for children with dyslexia. Their focus is to increase awareness, share information and provide support to parents, teachers and students on issues involving dyslexia.
NSW Department of Education Disability, learning and support
Find information on how to gain personalised support for students
QLD Download our Fact Sheet
Speld is a not-for-profit organisation whose aim is to support people experiencing a learning difference. Working in partnership with Education Queensland, we are located beside the Reading and Autism Hub and provide services to State, Catholic and Independent schools, across the State and to clients ranging in age from 4 to 74.
Dyslexia QLD Support
Dyslexia QLD Support is a closed Facebook group consisting of pro-active parents and teachers who are advocates for children with dyslexia. Their focus is to increase awareness, share information and provide support to parents, teachers and students on issues involving dyslexia.
Queensland Department of Education
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SPELD SA Inc
SPELD SA is a non-profit organisation that provides advice and services to children and adults with specific learning difficulties and those who care for, teach, and work with them.
Dyslexia SA is a not-for-profit volunteer group of parents, community members, educators and health professionals concerned with the well-being and success of people with dyslexia and dyslexia type learning needs.
Dyslexia Community South Australia
Dyslexia Community South Australia is an Evidence Based Facebook Support Group
South Australian Department for Education
TAS Download our Fact Sheet
Square Pegs dyslexia support and advocacy Inc
Square Pegs is a volunteer run not-for-profit which aims to improve recognition, understanding and action for children with dyslexia, so that all children can enjoy learning and reach their potential.
TAS Education Department
Information and contact details for supporting student needs
WA Download our Fact Sheet
Dyslexia – SPELD Foundation of WA Inc (DSF)
DSF has provided vital support to West Australian children and adults with learning disabilities for over 40 years. It provides advice and support to families and educators on successful literacy acquisition, evidence-based practice, and the strategies most likely to improve literacy outcomes for all students. This includes supporting and advising students, adults and families directly, as well as indirectly through the support and advice provided at a school or employment level.
WA Department of Education
Providing ongoing strategic development, management and coordination of policy, resourcing, services and support for students with disability.
Vic Download our Fact Sheet
SPELD Victoria’s purpose is to assist the estimated 5-10% of all Victorians with Specific Learning Difficulties to achieve their full learning potential. They achieve this through the provision of direct service delivery, information, advocacy and awareness raising amongst the wider Victorian community.
Dyslexia Victoria Support Forum
Dyslexia Victoria Support Forum is a closed Facebook Support Group
Dyslexia Victoria Support
Website linked to Dyslexia Victoria Support Forum on Facebook
Victoria State Government Education & Training
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Dyslexia Support Australia
The Northern Territory is lacking in NFP Organisations to direct you to, however we strongly recommend connecting with the group Dyslexia Support Australia on Facebook for advice on assessment and evidence based help.
NT Department of Education Students with Disabilities
The resources below support teachers with their obligations under the Disability Discrimination Act and the associated Disability Standards for Education (2005).