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Monthly Theme - Awareness

By sharing their stories, we can create a society which is truly inclusive for children with speech language and communication needs (SLCN). Awareness is the greatest agent for change.


DLD – a deeper understanding
Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) affects on average two children in every classroom, yet most have never heard of it. Dorothy Bishop of Oxford University sheds light.

Understanding the links between dyslexia and speech, language and communication needs 

Children and young people with SLCN often present with other conditions such as dyslexia. Do you know what to look out for?

Round Up – October 2017
We bring you the latest research informing the discussion on children's speech, language and communication needs.


Pens down, speak up! It's #NoPensDay Wednesday
The 4th October, 2017 was #NoPensDay Wednesday. Schools round the country rolled out dedicated speech and language activiities