Information and Support- not specific to SpLd
The Advisory Centre for Education (ACE) was a national charity that provided advice and information to parents and carers on a wide range of school based issues including exclusion, admissions, special education needs, bullying and attendance. The webiste advice pages are still a useful resource of information.
The British Association of Behavioural Optometrists is a network of highly qualified and motivated Optometrists, with a specialist interest in how vision affects human performance.
www.babo.co.uk; telephone: 01256 862547
A UK charity that exists to help people to understand and cope with dyspraxia. They are a resource for parents, for teenagers and adults who have the condition, and for professionals who help all of them.
www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk; telephone: Helpline: 01462 454 986 (10 am - 1 pm) Mon - Fri
The National Literacy Trust is an independent charity that transforms lives through literacy by supporting those who struggle with literacy and the people who work with them.