About The MDA

Manx Dyslexia Association

The Manx Dyslexia Association (MDA) was set up by a group of concerned parents in 1993 and has done a great deal over the years to increase awareness and understanding of this specific learning difference on the Island.

The aims of the MDA are:

The MDA works with parents of dyslexics, adults dyslexics and teachers, to give them the most appropriate possible help we can. The MDA keeps up to date with information from the British Dyslexia Association and Dyslexia Action.

Chairman's Reports

Privacy Policy

This website is run by the Manx Dyslexia Association (MDA), a registered Isle of Man Charity number 706. The MDA is committed to protecting your privacy. It is very important to us and we respect anyone’s concerns about maintaining it. This statement informs you about how we gather, and why we use, your information.


At various events we may take a manual register of those attending and ask you to provide your name, e mail address and the name of the school that your child attends. These details may be used to allow us to contact you should you have a query that needs follow up at a later stage. These manual records are kept in a file for no more than 6 months and are then destroyed.


If you have contacted a member of the MDA via our g mail address, then any such g -mails enquiries are deleted within 6 months.


If you have contacted the MDA via our official Facebook page your details are not transferred anywhere else.

Telephone Enquiries

If you have contacted a member of the MDA by telephone to ask for advice your name, telephone number and/or e-mail address may have been noted for the purposes of handling your enquiry. If this is the case, then such details are held on file and destroyed within 6 months.