October is ADHD Awareness Month, Dyslexia Awareness Month, and Learning Disabilities Awareness Month. Look what you can find to help you celebrate:
Understood.org seeks to empower, inform, and provide a supportive community for parents of kids with learning and attention issues. They offer access to experts, webinars, articles and much more.
The Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity
This site will make you believe in your dreams! It's a great place for high school students to ease their fears of going to college with a learning disability. You'll find well-written, inspiring information for people with dyslexia, parents and educators. Don't miss the articles about Successful Dyslexics--from actors to chefs, explorers to scientists. They will inspire you!
This dynamic organization's mission is "to foster positive identity, community, and strength for every dyslexic child and adult." Resources include webinars, a dyslexia self-test, articles, and more. Be sure to sign up for their beautiful newsletter filled with inspiration.
ADHD Awareness Month
A coalition of 5 professional organizations that sponsor ADHD Awareness Month. Their goal is to spread the word about ADHD. Visit the sponsoring sites for reliable information, self-tests, a personal story forum, and more.
Whether you need information, inspiration, or community, reach out and click this month to celebrate awareness.