Dyspraxia Foundation News

Dyspraxia Awareness Week 2020 – Case Studies

We are looking to gather case studies for Dyspraxia Awareness Week 2020. As you may be aware we run a cyclical programme for Dyspraxia Awareness Week, with a focus each year on different age groups. This year, however, we’ve chosen to encompass an intergenerational theme around Wellbeing. COVID-19 has changed the way we live and the overarching theme from people who have contacted us via our Helpline email service is how to cope with change whether that be for themselves or supporting people with Dyspraxia during this
difficult time. ...read more

Dyspraxia APPG launches inquiry

New inquiry seeks to understand and improve support for dyspraxic people in the UK

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Dyspraxia has today (03.08.20) launched an inquiry into the experiences of people with dyspraxia in a bid to ensure that all those with the condition are better supported in society. ...read more

Research Opportunity

I’m a postgraduate student at the university of Edinburgh, currently doing a study about people’s feelings and personal experiences with Dyspraxia/DCD and ADHD in an online questionnaire. I am looking for participants who are: ...read more

Black Lives Matter

22nd June 2020                                                                                    

We are appalled about the murder of George Floyd at the hands of a police officer who swore to protect him. ...read more

FBLive: Studying & Working Remotely

Join us for a free Facebook live on Tuesday 23rd June at 7pm with the wonderful Kerry Pace chatting about Studying and Working Remotely for adults and young adults with Dyspraxia. 

Kerry has worked from home in her business, Diverse Learners (www.Diverse-learners.co.uk)  for more than 10 years. I use Skype, Zoom and video to provide 1:1 study skills support, parental support, coaching for people in work and training for organisations all from home. ...read more

Virtual Bingo – Thursday 11th June!

Join us online this forthcoming Thursday 11th June at 7pm on Zoom for the first ever edition of Dyspraxia Foundation virtual bingo. This will be a great way to get together and have some fun with friends, family, and fellow members of the dyspraxia community – from a distance, whilst raising funds to support our work.  ...read more

Dyspraxia Foundation welcomes two new trustees

Press Release – New Trustees 

The Dyspraxia Foundation is delighted to welcome two new Trustees to our Board, Laurence Turner and Jake Hobson.   Both Laurence and Jake have dyspraxia.

Laurence will be responsible for overseeing Public Affairs and supporting the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Dyspraxia.    ...read more