Useful websites

Please see the following links for useful advice for supporting children’s speech, language and communication skills from 5-18. They also contain useful checklists for information about what communication skills children are expected to have from the ages of 5 to 18 years. 

This website is part of a National Campaign to promote communication.

Resources for practitioners and parents which can be downloaded or ordered free of charge for primary and secondary aged students. 

This website is a useful port of call for information on children’s communication development.
It provides advice and strategies for teachers and parents for primary and secondary aged students

  • http://www.afasic.org.uk

    Afasic is a charity which supports parents and represents children and young people with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN)

    The website provides extensive information, support and advice about SLCN for primary and secondary aged students. 


  • http://www.ican.org.uk

    ICAN is the Children’s Communication Charity. Their mission is that no child should be left out or left behind because of a difficulty speaking or understanding.

    The website provides information advice and support about communication for primary and secondary aged students.