I CAN's Talking Point

Your first stop for information on children’s communication


Welcome to I CAN’s Talking Point. Here you can find information to help you understand and support children and young people’s speech, language and communication.

Talking Point is here to help parents who are concerned about their child’s development. We also provide information to help the children’s workforce support children with speech, language and communication needs.


To get started, you can download our brief guide to children's speech, language and communication below








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