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Dyslexia Awareness Week 2018

From Monday 01 October, 2018 to Sunday 07 October, 2018 at Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre

Make a difference

Dyslexia Awareness Week is an annual event aimed at increasing the understanding of dyslexia.

Join us to raise awareness about dyslexia and spread the word about our work through events, activities and social media.

The following are some of the different ways to get involved:

Join us in Farnham for World Dyslexia Awareness Day, 4th October
Volunteer to join our team collecting and handing out leaflets in central Farnham     email [email protected]

Hold a ‘Dinner for Dyslexia’
Invite your family and friends and turn your dining room into a restaurant!
Download tips and ideas here Dinner For Dyslexia

Bake Sale or coffee morning
A delicious way to raise awareness and funds at work, school or home. 
Click here for more details Bake Sale

Get Active and Walk for Dyslexia
Organise a gentle ramble or energetic hike.  Walk for Dyslexia

• Take on a Challenge
Join team Helen Arkell in the iconic Virgin Money London Marathon – apply here

• Go Green for Dyslexia!

Wear something green, put in a green lightbulb, light up your building – we’re joining in with Nessy to raise awareness during the week.  For more details email the team.

Join in at School
Hold a MUFTI day for Helen Arkell, bake sale or an assembly about dyslexia. 

Social media - share, like, tweet – help us spread the word!
Join in and share ideas, stories and activities - #21stCenturyDyslexia

•FREE Dyslexia in the Workplace workshop
Gain an understanding of the different ways of thinking experienced by dyslexic adults and how sometimes the simplest changes can make the greatest difference.  Click here for more details.

We'd love to hear about your planned activities so do let us know what you will be doing.

We can offer support and advice and send promotional materials.

If you need more information or would like to have a chat about your ideas, just give the Fundraising Team a call on 01252 792400 or email [email protected]


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