Dyspraxia Awareness Week – Case Studies

Thank you for agreeing in principle to help with media and publicity work for Dyspraxia Awareness in 2018. This year Dyspraxia Foundation will be focusing on raising awareness of supporting young people aged 11-18 years.  This form, which is private and confidential, will help us to know more about you and your experiences as a parent supporting a young person living with dyspraxia. ...read more

**SOLD OUT** Dyspraxia Foundation Presents .. Swinging with the Rat Pack!

** Now Sold Out **

Join us for a very special Dyspraxia Foundation fundraiser to celebrate 30 years as a charity in our home town of Hitchin, Hertfordshire.

Swinging with the Rat Pack

Features The Definitive Rat Pack with Stephen Triffitt as Frank Sinatra, Mark Adams as Dean Martin and George Daniel Long as Sammy Davis Jr  – the original cast from the West End Show ‘The Rat Pack – Live from Las Vegas’ ...read more

IT Notice: E-Mail System Upgrade

Over the next 72 hours we are upgrading our e-mail systems to better serve our community and streamline the efficency at our head office. We expect no issues, and we believe no e-mail messages sent to us over the next few days will be lost, but please bear with us during this period of transition. If there are any complications we will post this on our website and via social media. ...read more

Dyspraxia Awareness Week 2018 Survey

We need your help!

Supporting the emotional needs of young people with dyspraxia/DCD (2018) – a parents’ view

Dyspraxia Awareness Week (7 – 13th October) this year focusses on supporting the emotional needs of young people with dyspraxia/DCD. To help raise awareness of the emotional impact of dyspraxia and the support needed to promote good mental health we are launching a survey to highlight the difficulties faced by those with this often misunderstood condition. ...read more

London AGM & 30th Anniversary Conference

We are looking forward to welcoming over 150 delegates to our 30th Anniversary Conference – taking place on Saturday 23rd June at our wonderful hosts Norton Rose Fulbright in Central London.

Everyone who has booked a place will have received an e-mail and those who have chosen a digital delegate pack will be able to download their pack from our website now. Those who have requested a paper copy will receive their pack when registering at the venue. Doors open at 10.00am, the nearest mainline station is London Bridge, the entrance to the venue is on Tooley Street. ...read more

Trustee Vacancy : Education

The Dyspraxia Foundation is looking to increase the strength and representation of the trustees in the following areas.

Education Trustee

We are looking for an individual who has strong experience in special needs education. An ideal candidate would have direct experience of working in an education institution and understand the current issues, policies and practice surrounding special needs provision and DSA support. An educational psychology qualification or SpLD practising or assessment qualifications would be ideal. ...read more

30th Anniversary Celebration!

Our 30th Anniversary Appeal got off to a great start on 2 May with a celebration and networking hosted by one of our major supporters, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP at their offices by Tower Bridge in Central London.

Friends, old and new, were treated to delicious canapes and a wonderful anniversary cake! ...read more

Join us in celebrating our 30th Anniversary!

2018 marks the 30th anniversary since we started raising awareness of dyspraxia. We’re proud of our achievements but as a forward-thinking charity, we’re already focusing on the next 30 years.

To make a great start, over the next 12 months we are aiming to raise £30,000, broken down, that’s £1,000 for every year of our existence. ...read more