There are many organisations in Australia and overseas that assist people with specific learning difficulties. Here are a few useful sites:
Speech Pathology Australia (SPA) – Speech Pathology Australia (SPA) is the national peak body for the speech pathology profession in Australia, representing over 4,500 members. SPA supports and regulates the ethical, clinical and professional standards of its members, as well as lobbying and advocating for all Australians living with communication and swallowing difficulties. The website contains information about communication and swallowing difficulties, how to find a speech pathologist in your area and the funding and supports available for specific clinical areas in which speech pathologists work, as well as information for referring professionals.
Letters-and-sounds.com provides a great range of FREE activities which are all based on the six phases of phonics.
The Dyslexia Diagnosis By Kyle Redford, Teacher & Mother – an inspiring article about dealing with the diagnosis of dyslexia.
Download info. on synthetic phonics by DSF Literacy Services