Cookies on Helen Arkell

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the Helen Arkell website. However, if you would like to, you can change your cookie settings at any time.

Dyslexia Awareness Week 2019

From Monday 07 October, 2019 to Sunday 13 October, 2019 at Helen Arkell Dyslexia Charity

Dyslexia Awareness Week 2019

Dyslexia Awareness Week is an annual event aimed at increasing the understanding of dyslexia.

Join us to raise awareness about dyslexia and spread the word about our work through events, activities and social media.

The following are some of the different ways to get involved:

Join us in Farnham for an Awareness Day, 12th October

Volunteer to join our team collecting and handing out leaflets in central Farnham email [email protected]

•Hold a ‘Dinner for Dyslexia’

Invite your family and friends and turn your dining room into a restaurant!
Download tips and ideas here Dinner For Dyslexia

•Bake Sale or coffee morning

A delicious way to raise awareness and funds at work, school or home.
Click here for more details Bake Sale

•Get Active and Walk for Dyslexia
Organise a gentle ramble or energetic hike.  Walk for Dyslexia

Take on a Challenge

Join team Helen Arkell in the iconic Virgin Money London Marathon – apply here

•Ambassador Training
Come and find out about the different ways to raise awareness of dyslexia and the work of Helen Arkell plus volunteering opportunities - register here

•Join in at School
Hold a MUFTI day for Helen Arkell, bake sale or an assembly about dyslexia.

•Social media - share, like, tweet – help us spread the word!
Join in and share ideas, stories and activities.

•Go Green For Dyslexia!
Wear something green, paint your nails green, or bake some green cakes – we’re joining in with to raise awareness during the week.  For more details email the team.

•FREE Dyslexia in the Workplace workshop - Friday 11th October
Gain an understanding of the different ways of thinking experienced by dyslexic adults and how sometimes the simplest changes can make the greatest difference. Click here for more details or email [email protected]

We'd love to hear about your planned activities so do let us know what you will be doing.

We can offer support and advice and send promotional materials.

If you need more information or would like to have a chat about your ideas, just give the Fundraising Team a call on 01252 792400 or email [email protected]






Registration form

Website by Dewsign  |  UI Design by Sam Barclay

Registered Charity in England and Wales (1064646) A company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales company number 3432423.