Shine a Light Awards – Enter now!

There is still time to enter for the 2019 Shine a Light awards, the closing date is Wednesday 9th January 2019 at 23.59. There are several categories including  Communication Champion or Child / Young Person of the Year. The ceremony takes place on Thursday 21st March 2019. British comic actress and writer, Sally Philips is hosting…

Summer Starters Transition to Secondary School

Afasic transition courses from primary to secondary school - for children who have problems talking and understanding what others say

Afasic and our expert SALT partners had a busy summer 2018, running 14 of our unique ‘Secondary Starter’ transition courses for Year 6 children who have persistent speech, language and communication difficulties. Each tailored group included interactive games to help make friends, team work in a secondary school atmosphere and fun practical opportunities to practice…

Stand’s first early years conference 23 October in St Asaph open to booking

Stand is pleased to offer a Conference that demonstrates the importance of language development in early childhood. The Conference, which is led by Key speakers from across Wales, shows how developing language skills is of absolute importance for young children’s success later in life both as social beings and in pursuing an education. The Conference…