A Professional Development Video: Talking to parents about their child’s, speech, language and communication

  The Communication Trust, in partnership with Afasic have developed a video to support practitioners working with children and young people with how to raise initial concerns about a child or young person’s speech, language and communication development with their parents. The video is intended to be used as a professional development resource, to enhance…

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…

Help fund activity days this summer!

With your help, some of the many children we represent, who have a very real (but often hidden disability) of Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN) will be able to enjoy a fantastic activity day this summer! Activities previously offered range from, go karting, pottery classes, photography days, travel challenges, hog roasts and duck racing…