- Provide, free of charge, the highest quality multisensory reading and written language tutorial services for children with dyslexia through our network of nationally recognized centers of excellence.
- Provide and encourage education of tutorial trainees, professionals, and the public, to become resources in teaching children to read.
- Advance the body of scientific knowledge of dyslexia through support of clinical research, to improve today’s standards and tomorrow’s care.
This mission is carried out free of charge, without regards to race, color, sex, creed, sect or Masonic affiliation.
Since the Allentown Center opened in 1998, over 180 children received tutoring services. After 2 or 3 years of specialized one-on-one tutoring, most children are reading at a grade level and graduate from the program. The Center has also trained over 75 tutors in the area, science and practice of tutoring children using the Orton-Gillingham approach.