There is a wealth of information available on the web about supporting pupil’s speech and language needs. We have listed below some websites that have been highlighted to us that parents/ carers may find particularly useful
Children’s speech and language website for children in Bedfordshire and Luton.
NHS Bedfordshire Speech and Language Therapy Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/paedsltlutonbedfordshire
CASEE provides a regional specialist Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) aid service to children and adults with complex needs in the East of England.
Ace Centre is a charity specialising in Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) and Assistive Technology (AT)
Elklan are national leaders in training education practitioners, other professionals and parents, to help children and young people develop the skills they need to succeed in life. The ‘extras – free resources’ is particularly useful.
Strategies to teach essential life skills including social emotional learning
Tiny Happy People
On BBC website and great for younger children
Speech and Language UK
Contains a wealth of information and fact sheets in supporting pupils who face challenges talking and understanding words