Specialist support organisations


National and regional centres. How IT can assist disabled people. Information, advice, factsheets. Assessments of IT needs.

Tel: 0800 269 545 (UK home calls only) or 01926 312 847 (from work)
Email: enquiries@abilitynet.co.uk
Website: www.abilitynet.org.uk

Attention Deficit Disorder Information Services

Tel: 0208 952 2800
Email: info@addiss.co.uk
Website: www.addiss.co.uk

ADD/ADHD Online Support Group

Website: www.adders.org

Attention Deficit Disorder Information Services

Tel: 0208 952 2800
Email: info@addiss.co.uk
Website: www.addiss.co.uk

British Dyslexia Association

Helpline: 0333 405 4567
Email. https://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/contact
Website. www.bdadyslexia.org.uk

Dyslexia Action

UK Dyslexia training provider.

Dyslexia Scotland

Website. www.dyslexiascotland.org.uk 

Tel. 0344 800 84 84

Email. info@dyslexiascotland.org.uk

Helpline. helpline@dyslexiascotland.org.uk

Inclusion Solutions

Inclusion Solutions is a consortium of independent special educational needs advisory teachers and counsellors within the North West of England. They provide independent advice, support and teaching for schools and parents who have children and young adults with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND).

Tel. 01257 543291

Email. contact page

Website: http://www.inclusionsolutionsltd.co.uk


A membership organisation for UK universities and colleges, providing digital solutions and advise for UK education and research.

Tel. 0300 300 2212
Email. help@jisc.ac.uk
Website. www.jisc.ac.uk


A discussion  group for accessibility and accessible resource provision in Higher education libraries. This is a list for anybody who is involved in creating accessible material formats in an higher educational environment.

Website: lis-accessibility@jiscmail.ac.uk


supports young people and families living with sight loss

Tel. 017464 351 958

email. info@look-uk.org

Website. www.look-uk.org


Provider and advocator of dyslexia educational software.
Helpline: 0333 405 4567
Email. info@nessy.co.uk
Website. www.nessy.com

Positive Eye

Delivers teaching for supporting children and young people with Special Educational Needs – Disability (SEND)/Additional Learning Needs (ALN). Specialising in training on supporting the needs of children with sight loss.

Email. gwyn@positiveeye.co.uk

Website. www.positiveeye.co.uk

Tel. 07947571559

RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People)

RNIB has many areas of support for learners with sight loss, and those supporting them

Helpline: 0300123 999
Email: Helpline@rnib.org.uk
Website: www.rnib.org.uk

The Dyspraxia Foundation

Tel: 01462 454 986
Email: admin@dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk
Website: www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk


The professional association of those involved in the education of learners who are blind and partially sighted.

Website: www.viewweb.org.uk

Email. Contact page 

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