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Children's SLT Useful Links

Talking Point: 

Lots of useful information about ages and stages of speech, language and communication development and information about how to help your child. Advice and information for pre-school children, including “Tips for Talking”.

National Literacy Trust:

Encouraging parents and carers to talk more to children from birth to aged three.

Words For Life:

Website from the National Literacy Trust with language milestones to age 11 and tips for developing children's communication skills.

I Can:

Provides information to parents and practitioners about speech, language and communication.


Afasic supports parents and represents children and young people with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN).

British Stammering Association:

Information and support on stammering.

The Makaton Charity:

Makaton uses signs and symbols to teach communication, language and literacy skills to people with communication and learning difficulties.

National Autistic Society (NAS):

The website includes information about Autism and Asperger Syndrome, the NAS and its services and activities.

National Deaf Children's Society:

Provides information and advice about hearing loss and deafness.

Nuffield Dyspraxia Foundation (NDF):

A website providing information about Dyspraxia.

Information, Advice and Support Services Network (Previously known as the Parent Partnership Service): 

Provides information, advice and guidance in relation to the special educational needs of children so parents can make appropriate, informed decisions.

Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists:

The Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists is the professional body for speech and language therapists and support workers.