Christine Howlett of Dyslexia Assessment & Advice has now retired from providing assessments. At Dig-iT we’d just like to say a big thank you to Christine for all the help, advice and support that she has provided us over the years. Indeed, Christine played a big part in the founding of Dig-iT and for that we are eternally grateful.
A collective voice for local dyslexia groups and other interested people from around the country.
As they say:
"...Challenging discrimination. Changing perceptions. Providing a collective voice for all those living with, or affected by, Dyslexia and other SpLDs..."
Please pay them a visit.
There are lots of reasons why Tamworth Library are our friends, including:-
Click here for contact details and opening hours.
CDA aim to support the needs of dyslexic children and young people in
education and adults in the workplace. To achieve this they raise public and
professional awareness of dyslexia and campaign for appropriate provision
for dyslexics in local schools and colleges, and appropriate support in the
employment sector. They have a useful website where all the text can be read
out to you with lots of information about dyslexia. They are also keen to link
with other dyslexia associations around the country to share knowledge and
Support group for adults and parents & carers of children with dyspraxia and developmental coordination disorders.
Meets on first Tuesday of each month at 7pm at Wilnecote High School, Tinkers Green Road, Wilnecote, Tamworth B77 5LF. Contact Keely Brammer on 01827 702511.
Community Together CIC provide a wealth of community services from promoting healthy lifestyles, offering drop-in services such as job club & computer club, room hire, community activities and community cafes. Dig-iT would be lost without them.
It’s more than Boxing. Over the last 18 years Tamworth Amateur Boxing Club has worked closely with the community to provide an outlet for young men and women where they can participate in a social and energetic sport. They work closely with schools in and around Tamworth; helping with social skills, confidence, fitness and discipline.
See their Facebook page.
This is a list of people that we know who are really very helpful and friendly.