We have regular meetings on Wednesday evenings - see dates below. They take place at:
The Friends Meeting House
10 Cedar Road
Sutton, Surrey

How do I get there ?

Cedar Road is just around the corner from Sutton BR station.

Upcoming Meetings

18th March 2020


Supporting your dyslexic child with Study Skills

by Katrina Cochrane, Specialist Dyslexia Teacher and Assessor.

Exams can be a very stressful time for both parents and children. Katrina will be speaking about the skills needed by dyslexic children before exams such as revision techniques and how to use your extra time efficiently . The talk will discuss exam access arrangements, resources and exam techniques and how to support your child with these skills. There will be an opportunity to ask questions after.

Katrina Cochrane has been a specialist teacher and assessor for over 20 years and was previously Southern Regional Manager for Dyslexia Action and  Head of Education and Policy at the BDA, before setting up her own company Positive Dyslexia Ltd in 2016 .

She still carries out training and assessing for the BDA and also co-wrote the new level 7 accredited course recently for them.

She is part of the Accreditation Board of the BDA and also a Board Member of SASC (Standards of Assessment for SpLD Committee)

She co-authored two books on dyslexia and is passionate about raising awareness of dyslexia with parents, teaching assistants and teachers.

She has two sons one of whom has dyslexia and dyspraxia. 

Time: 8pm

20th May 2020

Meeting cancelled

How to Support Pupils with Memory Problems

 by Sheila Cruchley, Dyslexia Tutor and Consultant

Meeting cancelled

Time: 8pm

17th June 2020

An Overview of Dyslexia and Practical Strategies for Supporting Dyslexic Learners

by  Tory Sparks, Head of Projects and Level 7 Course Tutor at the Helen Arkell Dyslexia Charity

Time: 8pm