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

Session 1: Jolly Phonics – How to get started?
Session 2: Jolly Phonics – So they know the sounds. What next?

A practical look at how to introduce the main 42 sounds of English in a student’s first term at school. Includes essential elements of a lesson; programming and assessment; and how the program progresses in terms 2, 3 & 4, for building on, and consolidating, the 42 letter-sounds and taught and introducing common alternative spellings.

Saturday 6th February 2016 - Click here for details and registration


Teaching a child (4- 6 years old) to read and write: Parent Session (free)

This session will show parents how they can help their children develop the foundation skills for reading and writing and demonstrate a range of activities that can be incorporated into a 5 minute-a- day holiday program/daily routine.

Tuesday 1st March 2016 - 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