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Joined in November 2018

About Us

We all see the world in different ways, and we each have something unique to offer.

But the 1 in 5 people in the United States who learn and think differently often get left out or left behind. Their talents go unused because they don’t have the support and resources that they need to give their very best. When that happens, we all lose out.

For people with differences like dyslexia, dyscalculia, and ADHD, life can feel like it’s set up for a normal that doesn’t include them. At Understood, we want everyone to thrive.

We focus on making real, positive impact in the lives of people who learn and think differently by offering tools, support, and community. Because our differences are our greatest strength.

We all see the world in different ways, and we each have something unique to offer.

But the 1 in 5 people in the United States who learn and think differently often get left out or left behind. Their talents go unused because they don’t have the…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
  • Education
  • Job & Workplace

Location

  • 32 Laight Street
    New York, NY 10013

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