Support for Adults with Learning Difficulties
If you experienced learning difficulties at school you may still want support as an adult to help you in your job or when undertaking further learning or training. Adults with learning difficulties may continue to find that reading, spelling or writing difficulties can affect the ease at which they can complete everyday tasks at home, during study and in the workplace.
Have a look at the services and resources below to see what suits you.
Support for Adults
SPELD SA can work with you to find ways of working around the challenges of living with a learning difficulty. Our expert consultants will explore the concerns you are experiencing, due to dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties. Through a tailored consultation with SPELD SA, we will:
Explore where the breakdown in study or the workplace starts
Help to identify the difficulties being encountered
Recommend strategies for improving the output in the workplace or learning environment
Receive advice on assistive technologies to support your work/learning
Invite your employer to become part of the consultation process
Provide an understanding of the learning difficulties being experienced
Fees for adult services vary depending on the service required:
'Support for adults in the workplace' consultations - $220 per hour with minimum 2 hours
Individual consultations for one hour at the SPELD SA office - $100