Living with Dyslexia in Malaysia

Dyslexia Association – membership

Join the Dyslexia Association and receive the latest information on the current situation regarding dyslexia via our newsletters.  You can also attend the seminars and workshops organised by the Association  to keep you abreast on the National Dyslexia programme, remediation, therapies etc… available to help the children with dyselxia.

Membership forms can be collected from any of the 3 Dyslexia Association centres:

Ampang (Head Office) – JKR 3488, Jalan Ampang Hilir 4, 55000 Ampang, Kuala Lumpur. Tel: 4251 5618

Titiwangsa centre – No 6, Persiaran Kuantan, Setapak 53200 Kuala Lumpur. Tel: 4025 5109

Subang centre – 2, Jalan USJ 4/4B, 47610 UEP Subang. Tel:8023 0919.

Membership fees: RM50 per annum

Registration fee: RM30 once off


April 14, 2008 - Posted by | Persatuan Dyslexia |


  1. Im a student of psychology. I need some information from Dyslexia Association Centre such as the activity which help children with reading problems. May I have the webside for the 3 dyslexia Association centres? Please email me through
    Hope to get your reply as soon as possible. Thank you very much.

    Comment by Greenie | June 2, 2008 | Reply

  2. Dear Sir\madam,

    I am living in Shah Alam,my nephew is having a dyslexia – mean he is very hard to get remember wat he reading on the book. he is study in suabang chinese school.

    we dun know how to teach him to remember the word for english and malay even for chinese spelling.

    I wish can get the help from this association. Wish can get a good news from you soon.

    Thank you.

    Comment by leemee | September 8, 2008 | Reply

  3. I have a 14 years old son who is a dyslexia and attending a private special school in Penang. I would like to join the association so that I can be updated on the latest on dyslexia and would appreciate if you could assist provide me with the email so that I can register via online.

    Comment by Jolene | March 27, 2009 | Reply

  4. Your website hasn’t been updated since last year. The forms for membership could be made available as pdf documents on your website.

    Comment by Qaisra Nazeer_Dhillon | April 6, 2009 | Reply

  5. I am a mother with two children age 8 & 6.
    My daugther is 8 and is in school doing well.
    My son is 6 and have been enrolled in kindy since 4 years
    old. I notice that he cant form a proper sentence despite
    having been to kindy for 3 years and also sending him for
    addl english classes.
    I suspect my son may have dyslexia and would
    like to bring him for an assessment.

    Please, i like to enrol as a member. How do i do that and how much will that be?

    Comment by Grace Chong | November 4, 2009 | Reply

    • You can contact Pn Sariah at 0133026034. She is the priciple of Dyslexia Asst M’sia and she will be able to give your son a full assessment. Good luck

      Comment by chang | January 28, 2010 | Reply

  6. At 6 he is still young to be fully diagnosed as a dyslexic. When you say that your son can’t form a proper sentence, do you mean it in speaking or writing? Additional english classes at this age might be a bit too much for him. Some kids specially boys are otherwise late bloomers. Give him a bit more time and he might surprise you!In the meantime keep an eye on his sounds and their link with the letters which we call grapheme/phoneme link. Grammar and syntax is what we can wait for to develop later.

    Comment by Qaisra | November 9, 2009 | Reply

  7. Even though i never received a reply for my last posting, I still thought to write about something which concerns me. I am a specialist teacher and has the practicing certificate to assess and diagnose children with learning difficulties(please note, difficulties and not disabilities)I was wondering that giving parents and children some printed sheets with multiple choice questions and then labeling the child as dyslexic????? where does that authority come from? Are those people assessing these children are trained, qualified and liscenced to do so? I am questioning the emotions behind the noble cause here but please remember that ability, attainment and diagnostic tests have to be valid and the person administering them MUST have the liscence to practice in order to write and sign the reports. Only then the plan for teaching intervention can be devised based on the findings. Can someone tell me that this is how your organization works?


    Comment by Qaisra Nazeer_Dhillon | June 14, 2010 | Reply

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