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The International Dyslexia Association, Los Angeles Branch (IDALA) is a volunteer non-profit organization that serves Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties. Our mission is to raise awareness and understanding of dyslexia, to promote effective intervention practices, and to support individuals with dyslexia, their families, and professionals in the field. Our educational workshops and community events are open to all. Explore our website and discover a wealth of up-to-date information about dyslexia.


IDALA is proud to co-sponsor a wide selection of Structured Literacy courses this summer.  Offerings range from a single day workshop to a 40hr certificate course... LEARN MORE

In response to AB1369 (CA Dyslexia Law), the California Dept. of Education has issued Dyslexia Guidelines to assist regular education teachers, special education teachers, and parents in identifying, assessing, and supporting students with dyslexia