Welcome to YADDA

York and District Dyslexia Association

Find Out What We Do

Over 50% of NASA's Employee's are dyslexic. NASA employs them specifically, due to their superior spatial awareness and problem solving skills.

"Everyone is a genius, but if you test a fish by it's ability to climb a tree, it will live it's life believing it is stupid" - Albert Einstein

 About Us

YADDA was founded in 2007, by our current chair and other York-Based families. We are an Award winning charity, and we strive to provide a multi-layered, customized support plan.

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Neurodiversity (commonly known as specific learning difficulties) is a condition in the brain that impacts how a person can learn and process information. At YADDA, we believe that a persons ability outweighs their DISability.

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 Contact Us

Please contact YADDA by phoning: +44 (0)7757 209617
(Please Note this is not manned 24 hours a day, so please leave a voice mail or Text Message and we will contact you as soon a possible, thank you.)

Email: chair@yadda.org.uk

or Use the Contact Form by Clicking on the Button below:

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Watch these Video's To Get An Insight Into What Life Is Like With Dyslexia

TOGETHER Supporting Neurodiversity

  • Dyslexia Support Services Yorkshire
  • DSSY is an LLP of Professionals
  • that work together with YADDA
  • to provide diagnostic screening and assessment
  • at school, college, university and in the workplace
  • including workplace assessment for 'reasonable adjustments'.

Please visit DSSY's website by clicking HERE
or drop us a line at YADDA and we will put you in touch.

TOGETHER Supporting Neurodiversity

  • York's Adult Neurodiversity Network
  • YANN is a new organisation
  • that works together with YADDA and DSSY
  • to provide befriending, support and advice
  • for Adults with Neurodiverse Challenges

Please Vote For our Aviva Community Fund Project Bid HERE

Or visit our YANN Crowdfunding page HERE

or drop us a line at YADDA and we will put you in touch.

Do get in touch. We are here to help and support you, answer any questions you may have and to ensure you have the right information you need!