Listed in Dyspraxia Services
- 8 West Alley Hitchin Hertfordshire SG5 2PA England
- Helpline:+44 (0)1462 454986
Helpline:+44 (0)1462 454986 (Monday-Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm)
Administration: 01462 455016
The Dyspraxia Foundation is a national, registered charity with its administrative and fundraising centre in Hitchin, Hertfordshire. Founded in 1987, it is financed entirely by membership subscriptions and private donations. The Foundation acts as a resource and information centre for those wishing to learn more about dyspraxia, its diagnosis and treatment. The Foundation operates a telephone help line, publishes information on dyspraxia, maintains a website with useful information, organises conferences and has a current membership of over 1000. The Foundation supports people in the community through a national network of over 30 Local Groups. In addition the Foundation supports affected adults.
The Dyspraxia Foundation has adopted the following mission statement:
“The object of the society shall be to relieve the disability of dyspraxic children and adults, to promote better diagnostic and treatment facilities and generally to encourage a wider understanding of the condition and its implication by professionals in the health and education fields and by the general public.”