Meetings

We have regular meetings on Wednesday evenings - see dates below. They take place at:
The Friends Meeting House
10 Cedar Road
Sutton, Surrey
SM2 5DA

How do I get there ?

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

Upcoming Meetings

15th January 2020

Maths difficulties with Dyslexia

A talk by Peter Jarrett, Chair of the British Dyslexia Association’s Dyscalculia and Maths Learning Difficulties Committee

Peter Jarrett will explain how the subsets (Dyslexia, Dyscalculia and other Specific Learning Difficulties) differ in presentation.

His talk will also be covering key approaches to working with young people, both at school and at home.

Time: 8pm

7th February 2020

Next Drop-in session for parents of children with dyslexia

– an opportunity to find out more about dyslexia and how to help and talk to others and exchange ideas.


Time: 9.45 am

Location: Oaks Park Café – Croydon Lane entrance, Banstead, SM7 3BA

18th March 2020

Supporting your dyslexic child with Study Skills

by Katrina Cochrane, Specialist Dyslexia Teacher and Assessor.

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