Read Afasic’s New Submission on Oracy

SLT Day 2017 - Afasic, helping children who have difficulties talking and understanding what others say

Afasic have just submitted a response to the Oracy APPG’s (All Party Parliamentary Group) 2019 Inquiry on Speaking for Change. Oracy is defined as ‘the ability to express oneself fluently and grammatically in speech’, which is what Afasic is all about. We look forward to working more closely with parliamentarians interested in this issue. See…

The Afasic 50 Challenge! In our 50th year we are asking our members, friends and supporters to do something special to help ensure that Afasic can continue making a difference to the lives of children and families affected by speech and language difficulties for another 50 years. Please do get involved with our ‘50 Challenge’…

Developmental Language Disorder Conference, 26th April 2018 at Bangor University

Afasic - parents support

Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) is the new term to replace specific language impairment (SLI).  Up to two children in every classroom have this condition. Afasic is pleased to have hosted the first DLD conference to be held in Wales.  Key speakers for the day  were Professor Dorothy Bishop, Professor Courtney Norbury, Dr Susan Ebbels, and…