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
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.
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:
22nd June 2020
We are appalled about the murder of George Floyd at the hands of a police officer who swore to protect him.
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.
Dyspraxia Foundation wins £1,000 Movement for Good award
The Dyspraxia Foundation has won a £1,000 Movement for Good award thanks to nominations from the public.
The Dyspraxia Foundation is one of 500 winners in specialist insurer Ecclesiastical’s Movement for Good awards, which is giving £1million to charities this summer.
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.
A personal message from our inspirational Patron, Jamie Lambert – in lock down.
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.
Stay home and join us online TONIGHT Wednesday 6th May from 7.45pm (8pm start) for our first ever front-room fundraiser. The Lockdown Dyspraxia Quiz is a great way to get together and test your knowledge against family, friends and strangers – from a distance.