We are very sad to announce the deaths of two long term supporters of Afasic

Professor Sir Michael Rutter CBE Sir Michael was a long term supporter and Vice President of Afasic, he passed away peacefully at home and will be greatly missed by many people. Michael was regarded as the ‘father of Child Psychiatry’, paving the way for numerous developmental psychologists and psychiatrists around the world. He was credited with…

Afasic Christmas Concert

Join us for the biennial Afasic Charity Christmas Concert on the evening of Friday 10th December, starring the wonderful Sir Derek Jacobi, international star of stage and screen! There will be music, communal carols and readings throughout the evening; and a number of young people with communication difficulties will be participating. Don’t miss out on…

Parent Engagement Officer.

Afasic job board

We are looking for a self-starting and enthusiastic Parent Engagement Officer with knowledge of Developmental Language Disorder and/or the SEND system.  We are looking for somebody to oversee and manage the DLD Together training programme for parents which has been successfully piloted by ourselves and NAPLIC. This is an exciting new role within Afasic and…

Afasic charity bike ride success!

Huge congratulations to the 14 riders who completed our 50-mile charity bike ride through the Essex countryside! The weather was relatively kind to us and there were some lovely views along the way, so everyone had an enjoyable day out, despite a few punctures! For this ride we had joined with another local charity, Infinite…