Dyslexia Awareness Week 2016


This year’s Dyslexia Awareness Week will run from the 1st – 8th October . The aim of Dyslexia Awareness Week is to raise as much awareness as possible of Dyslexia in Ireland. In light of this Dyslexia Association Ireland will be focusing on a strong social media campaign. They would encourage members to share, like and re-tweet their … Continue reading Dyslexia Awareness Week 2016

New Adult Dyslexia Resource


Check out our great new resources on adult dyslexia. We hope they will help to increase awareness of adult dyslexia and what can help. They include a new Adult Dyslexia information booklet, Guidelines for Tutors in the Further Education and Training sector on how to support adult learners with dyslexia, and a series of three … Continue reading New Adult Dyslexia Resource

Parents’ Information Day


The Dyslexia Association of Ireland will hold an Information Day for parents on dyslexia on May 21st in its Head Office on Talbot Street. Topics covered will include: What is Dyslexia. Support Strategies – What Parents Can Do Assistive Technology Self-esteem There will be a split session on specific supports at primary level and secondary … Continue reading Parents’ Information Day

Dyslexia at Third Level


On Wednesday, April 13th, from 6 pm to 8 pm, Dyslexia Ireland will host a seminar on “Dyslexia at Third Level”.  Topics covered will include general advice and coping strategies, disclosure and assistive technology. We will also have a talk by Julie Tonge, the UCD Access Service Disability Adviser. This event will be held in … Continue reading Dyslexia at Third Level