Links is a clearinghouse for information and networking vehicle for individuals and organizations that support bringing scientifically-based reading instruction and intervention to all Wisconsin students. The content on this website does not necessarily represent the views of any particular organization. 

Although does not accept donations, many of the following organizations will gratefully accept your tax-deductible donations to further the work of the coalition and their individual missions. New listings will continue to be added; please contact us if you are interested. All reading services must be scientific research-based.

Achieve More Reading Center
Instruction and screening for struggling readers K through adult. Serving students in the Madison, Janesville, and Waupun areas. Systematic, explicit, and diagnostic one-on-one tutoring for dyslexia. Trained in Orton-Gillingham and Structured Word Inquiry
    6484 N. Bird, Sun Prairie, WI 53590; 608-770-6847
Appleton center diagnosing learning disabilities, providing research-based tutoring for children and adults, and teaching self-advocacy skills for transition to higher education, employment, or community life
    101 W. Edison Ave., Suite 215, Appleton, WI 54915; 920-750-8773 
Fitchburg center with evidence-based reading and spelling instruction for children who struggle with learning to read and those diagnosed with dyslexia.  Screen and Assess children K-3.  Services are provided during the school year as well as throughout the summer. 4- Day Teacher Training Workshops cover teaching all children to read using a structured, systematic, explicit, and multi-sensory program.

Green Bay non-profit organization seeking to provide information, support, and assistance to dyslexic individuals!about_us/csgz

Madison area assessment, diagnosis, advocacy, treatment and help with school, post secondary training and work issues for unique learners and those who care about them
    437 S. Yellowstone Dr., Suite 218, Madison, WI 53710; 608-288-1882

Children's Dyslexia Centers, Inc.
A Scottish Rite charity with centers in several states including Wisconsin

Children's Dyslexia Center-Eau Claire
Eau Claire tutoring services for children; tutor training in Orton-Gillingham
616 Graham Ave., Eau Claire, WI 54701; 715-598-4986

Children's Dyslexia Center-Madison
Madison tutoring services for children; tutor training in Orton-Gillingham
    301 Wisconsin Avenue, Madison, WI 53703; 608-252-4922

Children's Dyslexia Center-Milwaukee
Milwaukee tutoring services for children; tutor training in Orton-Gillingham
    3000 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53208; 414-765-9189
Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching: Professional Learning Community
    Online discussion forum sponsored by Ventris Learning

Dana Kay Brenner, CALT, CDT, QIT
    Therapy services to children with dyslexia using a scientifically proven systematic, sequential curriculum
    Shawano, WI; Online therapy program available for out-of-area students
Madison area remediation for dyslexic learners
    2711 Allen Blvd., Middleton, WI 53562

Dean Clinic West; Daniel T. Gustafson, PhD, ABPP
Child psychologist/neuropsychologist offering neuropsychological assessment of learning/attention problems

    Parent-driven effort to inform and support families touched by dyslexia

Independent agency designated by the Governor to ensure the rights of all state citizens with disabilities through individual advocacy and system change
    131 W. Wilson St., Suite 700, Madison, WI 53703; 608-267-0214
    6737 W. Washington St., Suite 3230, Milwaukee, WI 53214; 414-773-4646
    217 W. Knapp St., Rice Lake, WI 54868; 715-736-1232

Dyslexia Connect
Online tutoring for dyslexic students    

Dyslexia Help
Information for dyslexics, parents, and professionals from the University of Michigan

One-on-one tutoring in Northeastern Wisconsin using the Barton Reading and Spelling System
    2935 N. Ballard Rd., Suite 1, Appleton, WI 54911; 920-422-2665

Dyslexic Pals
Provides youth and family resources and opportunities to bring together kids with dyslexia to empower and excite them

Grimes Reading Institute
Rockport, MA resource for professional development in the area of reading, disseminating information and providing instruction and training in state-of-the-art reading practices
Handy list of resources in the area of dyslexia

International Dyslexia Association
Promoting literacy through research, education, and advocacy
    40 York Rd., 4th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21204; 410-296-1232
Community-based opportunity oasis on Milwaukee’s Near South Side can build clients' vital academic, employment, and life skills in order to become full participants in the benefits and responsibilities of society
    2110 W. Scott St., Milwaukee, WI 53204; 414-647-0548

Lake Superior Tutoring Center for Dyslexic Children and Adults, Inc.
Free 1-1 tutoring for dyslexic children and adults in Ashland, Bayfield, and Douglas Counties using the Susan Barton System
    8560 Topper Road, Iron River, WI 54847; 715-292-8777

Greater Madison area support and information group for families of children with disabilities; monthly meetings

Tutoring and testing services for children in the Madison area. Offering Orton-Gilingham reading instruction for children with dyslexia, as well as math tutoring for children with dyscalculia.

For a limited time, Lindamood-Bell® programs and services are available to the Milwaukee community through a Lindamood-Bell® Seasonal Learning Clinic. Research-validated assessment and instruction are available for students who face various types of learning challenges, including those with symptoms of dyslexia, hyperlexia, ADD/ADHD, and autism spectrum disorders.

Literacy Green Bay
Programs advancing literacy and helping individuals and families acquire the reading, writing, math, English language, computer and workforce skills they need to function effectively as workers and community members
    424 S. Monroe Ave., Green Bay, WI 54301; 920-435-2474

Literacy Services of Wisconsin
Providing literacy education to motivated adults
    555 N. Plankinton Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53213
Minoqua area tutoring services for adults and children; tutor training and informational talks for the community
    P.O. Box 574, Minocqua, WI 54548; 715-277-3105

Margery Katz, M.A.
Madison area tutor providing evidence-based reading instruction for children and adults with dyslexia

 Mayerson Academy
Online, IDA accredited Orton-Gilligham training, complete with supervised practicum
    2650 Highland Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45219; 513-475-4101

READ Learning Educational Services, LLC
Appleton area business offers dyslexia screening, research based one-on-one tutoring, educational consultations, and workshops.

RTI Action Network
A good resource for educators and families seeking to identify struggling readers and ensure that they receive the necessary supports to be successful. Their website includes extensive resources, including discussion boards, "ask the expert" features, professional development tools, podcasts, webinars, and grade-level suggestions.

Special education advocacy

Shawano County Literacy Council
Confidential, free tutoring services for non-reading adults and those with limited reading abilities
    P.O. Box 577; 1263 S. Main St., Shawano, WI 54166; 715-524-6506

Listserv discussion group sponsored by Literacy by Design for educators dedicated to improving students' word study skills
Time for You Tutoring
Tutoring for children and adults in the Beaver Dam, Wisconsin area, specializing in dyslexic learners and learners who struggle with reading, writing and/or spelling.  Instructor is Orton-Gillingham certified through the Dyslexia Training Institute.  

Ventris Learning
Publisher of Toggle Talk and Code Switching Lessons programs teaching bi-dialectal fluency for African American English speakers

Walbridge School 
Madison private day school dedicated to teaching children with learning disabilities in grades K through 8
    7035 Old Sauk Rd., Madison, WI 53717; 608-833-1338

We All Can Read
Online and print editions of a synthetic phonics program used for kindergarten through adults.

We Connect Now
Website by and for college students with disabilities.

Winnebago County Literacy Council
Oshkosh center helping children, students, adults,and families increase their literacy skills so they can make informed decisions in order to function effectively in society
    106 Washington Ave., Oshkosh, WI 54901; 920-236-5185

State branch of the International Dyslexia Association; source of information, referrals, and host of an annual conference

Statewide support to children and adults with disabilities, their families, and those that support them
    600 W. Virginia St., Suite 501, Milwaukee, WI 53204; 414-374-4645, toll-free 877-374-0511

Tutoring services for adults and children in Madison and West Allis; online real-time distance learning program also available
    636 Grand Canyon Dr., Madison, WI 53719; 608-824-8980;

Coalition of adult, family, and workplace literacy providers, tutor trainers, health literacy advocates
    211 S. Paterson St., Suite 260, Madison, WI 53703; 608-257-1655

Yale Center For Dyslexia and Creativity
Information on dyslexia for dyslexic individuals, parents, educators, advocates, and policymakers