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October: Dyslexia Awareness Month

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October: Dyslexia Awareness Month

AUGUSTA - To raise awareness about a language-based disability, Governor Paul LePage has proclaimed October as Dyslexia Awareness Month.


Governor Paul LePage joined members Project D.E.B.U.N.K at the Maine State Library, Monday morning, to proclaim the month of October Dyslexia Awareness Month.


The International Dyslexia Association estimates 15 to 20 percent of the population have the disability and have difficulty spelling, writing or mixing up words.


To learn more about Project D.E.B.U.N.K or dyslexia, visit their website Dyslexia Maine