Better Communication is the Government action plan published in December 2008. It follows the recommendations of The Bercow Review of services for children and young people with speech, language and communication needs. Since the publication of the report there has been various debates, articles and statements referring to it.
Better Communication (575.3 KiB, 4,488 hits)
The independent cross government review, led by John Bercow, MP, himself the parent of a child with a speech and language impairment, highlights the significant numbers of children and young people with SLCN and how this radically affects their life chances.
Afasic press release (26.5 KiB, 1,861 hits)
Bercow Review (1,019.7 KiB, 20,474 hits)
Bercow Review Summary (360.3 KiB, 20,049 hits)
Afasic position statement (20.0 KiB, 3,516 hits)
Government response press release
Parliamentary debate – 21 July
Better Communication Research Programme