The Captain Tom 100 Challenge

We are encouraging our supporters to take part in the Captain Tom 100 Challenge. To celebrate Captain Tom Moore’s amazing achievements and mark what would have been his 101st birthday, everyone’s invited to take part in a fundraising challenge between Friday 30th April and Monday 3rd May. Basically, you can do anything involving the number…

Afasic Needs Your Help!

Peacehaven School

We need your help to ensure that our ‘Secondary Starter’ transition courses this summer for children with persistent communication problems facing the key educational move to secondary school can take place. At a time when there is more need than ever for these courses, we are struggling to get the funding to organise the number…

Learning numbers while having fun

The SWAN team at University College London (UCL) has developed a new tablet-based game that aims to help build number skills in children with Developmental Language Disorders. The project is looking for children with DLD to play this highly motivating game. They are keen to recruit parents and children who are between 5 and 7…

RCSLT Survey on Access to SLT During Covid

Please contribute to the survey launched recently by the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists. They want to find out how the pandemic has affected your access to speech and language therapy. The survey is available here: https://www.rcslt.org/learning/has-coronavirus-affected-your-access-to-speech-and-language-therapy There are actually two questionnaires so make sure you choose the right one! Most Afasic parents…