We are a non profit organisation that provides advice and services to support children and adults with specific learning difficulties such as dyslexia.

Our office & library hours

Monday to Thursday

9:00am until 4:30pm

Friday, Saturday & Sunday


Upcoming Events

Jolly Phonics training sessions at the Village Well, Aldgate

A two-part training seminar for any parents, teachers, or other educators who want to use the Jolly Phonics program, these seminars cover the basic sounds of English, lesson plans, some of the commercial teaching aids and how to use computers as an integral part of the program.

Part 1 runs from 9:30 am to noon; part 2 runs from 1:00 to 3:30 pm.

Saturday 7th May 2016 - Click here for details and registration


SPELD SA Conference - Identifying & Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
Speaker: Mandy Nayton, Executive Officer of DSF Literacy and Clinical Services and the President of AUSPELD

SPELD SA will be hosting two events on the 24th and 25th of June at the Village Well in Aldgate.

The first day's workshop will focus on identifying specific learning disorders and the Response To Intervention (RTI) model, along with the DSM 5 diagnostic criteria used to identify specific learning disorders. The second day will focus on the recently released Understanding Learning Difficulties - A practical guide, with detailed discussion of the content and effective ways to make use of it.

Day 1: Friday 24th of June (click here for details and registration)
Day 2: Saturday 25th of June (click here for details and registration)

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SPELD SA is generously supported by

thyne reid foundationDepartment for education and child developmentaustralian executor trustees

SPELD SA would like to acknowledge the support of the Douglas Whiting Trust in the development of this website.

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We are a proud member of AUSPELD


AUSPELD is a member of the IDA Global Partners Program