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A rare opportunity to come join us at the Dyspraxia Foundation has become available. We are looking for a fundraising coordinator to work in partnership ...

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March 2017 Conference: Dyspraxia/DCD Through the Ages - Doncaster

We are pleased to announce a brand new conference  for Friday 3rd March 2017. The new location is the Keepmoat Stadium, home of Doncaster Rovers! An ...

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Join us at Parallel London 2017! An all-inclusive event!

Are you looking for an event to raise awareness of dyspraxia and sponsorship for the Dyspraxia Foundation? Is our usual British 10k event overwhelming and ...

Why not join the Dyspraxia Foundation today?

Why not join the Dyspraxia Foundation today?

Don't delay, join thousands of others and become a member of the Dyspraxia Foundation today!

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SpLD Project 2016-17

The Dyslexia / SpLD Support Project is funded by the Department for Education and will run until 31st March 2017. It is led by the British Dyslexia ...

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Dyspraxia Foundation Unity Lottery

We are very happy to announce the start of the Dyspraxia Foundation Unity Lottery! We've partnered with Unity, the nation's charity lottery, to offer you the ...

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Did you know that whenever you buy anything online - from your weekly shop to your annual holiday - you could be collecting free donations ...

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Book your restaurant visits via Charitable and donate!

Why not raise money for the Dyspraxia Foundation at absolutely no cost to yourselves or your company by making all your restaurant bookings with ChariTable Bookings. Simply ...


2017 Conference: ‘Dyspraxia/DCD Through the Ages’
Friday 3rd March 2017, at Doncaster Rovers Keepmoat Stadium. An opportunity to find out more about dyspraxia/DCD through the ages.  Talks include practical strategies from Gill Dixon, Barbara Hunter and new Patron, Stephanie Guidera. 
For more information and the booking form please visit our conference page.

 

 

Contact us on 01462 454986

Our helpline is open to help you!

Call:  01462 454986
Our helpline is available to help you with problems and issues you may encounter; offering help and advice to people with dyspraxia, parents, carers and families about or on the subject of dyspraxia. Our helpline is available Monday to Friday, 9 am to 1 pm.



Job: Fundraising Coordinator

A rare opportunity to come join us at the Dyspraxia Foundation has become available. We are looking for a fundraising coordinator to work in partnership with the Chief Executive and the Fundraising Committee to coordinate, manage and expand the existing fundraising programme covering large grant applications, trust funds and community fundraising, and to contribute to the delivery of the Fundraising Strategy.

Identify, develop new opportunities, co-ordinate and be responsible for generating the fundraising income in support of the Dyspraxia Foundation core operations as well as for specific projects which will enhance and improve the wellbeing of those with dyspraxia/DCD.

For more information and how to apply please click here

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Help us continue to help you! Support us in 2017!

Our appeal has now finished, and we are glad to announce that thanks to your generous support we have raised £20,111!

The fundraising never stops, so for us to continue to offer help, support and advice for dyspraxia you can continue to get involved. Visit our Fundraising Pages for ideas and remember you can continue to raise money for us by simply searching the Internet or by booking a table for your weekend meal! You can also get involved by running a marathon, holding a cake sale or whatever your creative mind tells you!
Without your help we simply won’t be able to bring you dyspraxia awareness, including this moving video from our Dyspraxia Youth group – filmed and edited totally by the talented individuals of our youth group!

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How can you help!

Every donation helps us to improve the lives of people affected by dyspraxia, if you would like to help please use the button below.



Toolkit for parents/carers of school-aged children

NEW Toolkit for parents launched!

Kindle Edition only £7.99 or read with free app
Essential reading for parents/carers of children who have dyspraxia/DCD, for parents/carers of children who are waiting for an assessment, and for parents/carers who are concerned about their child’s motor/organisational development and who want to do something ‘while they wait’ for professional assessment or support.

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Living with dyspraxia: see life from Joe’s point of view

Yesterday, ITV News Yorkshire played out a video on dyspraxia! Including an apperance from our very own trustee Gill Dixon!

‘Growing up, I got the sense that people thought I was a bit slow – they thought he’s not quite as smart or clever as everyone else. Even though I am.’

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It’s #TimetoTalk

Today is #TimetoTalk day, a national day by Time to Change (http://www.time-to-change.org.uk/) asking everyone to talk about mental health. The Dyspraxia Foundation believes that the views of people with and affected by dyspraxia/DCD are important. In 2016, feedback from a consultation by the Dyspraxia Foundation with young adults with dyspraxia found;

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