The Empower Network
Empowering Children and Their Families
D.A.D.S – Dyslexia and Dyspraxia Support is a Northern Ireland-based self-help support group for children who suffer from dyslexia, their parents and their teachers. Founded in 1998 the organisation now has more than one hundred affiliated families We currently offer to accompany concerned parents to meeting with school psychologists and other interested parties and support and guide them through the process of assessments, reviews and statementing.
The Empower Project is funded by the National Lottery Community fund- Reaching Out Supporting Families Programme. Our aim is to reach families who have children on the Spectrum i.e. ASD, Dyslexia, Dypsraxia, ADHD, Tourette’s Syndrome.
We offer webinars and training sessions to parents/carers, educational and health professionals and also activities for children during summer holidays.
Tourettte’s Support NI
“Understand, don’t judge.”
Raising awareness and support for children who have Tourette’s Syndrome in Northern Ireland.