Useful Links

Useful Links

There are many organisations in Australia and overseas that assist people with specific learning difficulties. Here are a few useful sites:

State SPELD Associations

Understanding Learning Difficulties: A Guide for Parents

Speech Pathology Australia (SPA)


International Dyslexia Association – Fact Sheets

International Dyslexia Association

Learning Difficulties Australia

Five From Five

The British Dyslexia Association

NSW LD Coalition

Learning Difficulties Online

Dyslexia Action

Reading Rockets

The Letters & Sounds website provides a great range of free activities which are all based on the six phases of phonics.

Useful Documents

AUSPELD & LDA Submission to the 2019 Review of the Melbourne Declaration

Specific Learning Disorders Flow Chart – Web Version / Printable Version

Assisting Reading Development Tip Sheet

Structured Synthetic Phonics: A Guide for Teachers and Parents

Life Success for Children with Learning Disabilites: A Parents Guide

Final Report on the Review of the Disability Standards for Education

Australian Government Response to the Review of DSE.

Assistive Technology –