Written By: Website Editor on 12 October 2015
Afasic parent information days

Steve Percival gave a fantastic training day at the Winter Gardens in Sunderland on Monday 5 October. Parents attending found the training extremely useful and informative and we look forward to arranging more of these in other parts of England! If you have any suggestions of where you would like a training day to be more »

Written By: Website Editor on 8 October 2015
Afasic parents book reviews

Afasic is looking for parents to review two new books listed below.  If you are interested please email Carol Lingwood directly. The Cookbook for Children with Special Needs Learning a Life Skill with Fun, Tasty, Healthy Recipes Not Just Talking Help your child communicate – from day one The definitive guide to non-verbal communication development

Written By: Website Editor on 6 October 2015
Free downloads from the Afasic website

Afasic has recently produced some new information downloads for professionals which focus on where to find the right SLCN resources and training. The downloads can be found on the new FAQs for professionals and students page. And don’t forget if you work with parents who need extra help then please tell them about Afasic. You more »

Written By: Website Editor on 5 October 2015
Afasic London Marathon places 2016

Unsuccessful in the London Marathon ballot? Afasic have guaranteed places, so register your interest quickly to ensure you get a place. Or if you have a place in the ballot and would like to fundraise for Afasic, please get in contact. Find out more >>

Written By: Website Editor on 29 September 2015
institute of education survey re sen childrens friendships

Parents, please take part in a research survey which is looking into the social lives and friendships of children with Special Educational Needs. This research is being carried out by Simon Higley, a student on the professional doctorate in Educational, Child and Adolescent Psychology at the UCL Institute of Education. Developing friendships and good relationships more »

Written By: Website Editor on 28 September 2015
Afasic quiz night results - 24 September 2015

On Thursday, 24 September, supporters, friends, volunteers and staff gathered at the Afasic London office for a Quiz Night to raise money for our work with children, young people and their families affected by SLCN. Five teams took part in both a ‘normal’ quiz and a ‘Pointless’ quiz, which was based on the popular television more »