Dystinct was launched in 2021 as a resource for the families and educators of children and young people with learning difficulties. Not every dyslexic child is magically a genius. Oftentimes, parents spend hours looking for the genius or outside-the-box thinking in their dyslexic children, failing to realise that it was in them all along, hidden in plain sight under the years of self-doubt and shame that the society ingrained in them for not matching up to their peers. Dystinct aims to peel back at these negative layers of damaged self-esteem and provide children with a platform to truly appreciate their uniqueness, take pride in their differences and revel in the knowledge that within their difference lies their strength.
Dystinct has the commitment to empower people with learning difficulties and their champions so that they can discover the strengths within themselves and appreciate the uniqueness that learning difficulties have offered them. This is done through: