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HELP Course for Parents


Hints, Encouragement and Liaison for Parents! 



Learning to learn - come and find out about ways to support your child. Join us for a 3 session course for parents, led by professional staff from the Helen Arkell Centre.


Monday Mornings

4th March - 18th March 2019


9.30am - 12.30pm


Helen Arkell Dyslexia Centre, Arkell Lane, Frensham, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 3BL

Join us and discover a different way of learning.

Develop your understanding of the many advantages and challenges which can face learners both at home and at school.  We look forward to meeting you at our unique Parents’ Course, providing strategies, tips and ideas on the following:

   4th March


Introduction to SpLDs, focusing on dyslexia
Having the conversation…..and Self-esteem

Learning preferences
Study skills

 11th March

Reading accuracy and comprehension - ideas and strategies

Spelling - ideas and strategies

  18th March

Numeracy - ideas and strategies

Helping with homework and talking to schools


This is what our parents say about our course:

"Brilliant! Fun and entertaining!  You just want to go back each week!"

"This course is pragmatic and offers very practical suggestions/exercises to help across the board. Thank you!"

"Interesting, informative, friendly, supportive and engaging!  And I've made lots of new friends!"

"I feel so much more confident now! Thank you."

"Thank you!  We now feel that we have a fuller understanding of dyslexia and access to lots of useful tools and strategies. We can support our child now! Fantastic!" 

"It works :-), my son has gone from 7/30 to 28/30 in times table tests :-)"

"Wish I knew then what I know now. Thank you."

"Each week was fantastic and illuminating in its own right. It's been worth its weight in gold! Huge thanks!"

"Comforting and refreshing to share common experiences...there is a wealth of information to help us!"

"This is the best thing I could have done for my son as it has explained so much."

"It has ticked every box. It is a fantastic course which is utterly transformative for me as a Mum."

"The course has met and exceeded expectations. I have learnt so much about how the dyslexic mind works which has benefited life at home and as a TA at work."

"Just a massive thank you. You've given us hope, strategies, tips, parenting guidance, teacher guidance and much more. Brilliant, enabling, useful for life."

"Really positive course...I couldn't recommend it enough!"

Victoria Dilly (thebookactivist) attended our HELP Course for Parents - read what she has to say about it in her wonderfully encouraging blog >>


£30 per session or £80 for all three sessions

This course is non-transferable.

Tea/Coffee is supplied.

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Please contact us for information on this course.

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