Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN)

NEW 06/06/2018:

The Communication Trust: No Pens Day / Communication Commitment Survey.

CT are requesting feedback on these 2 initiatives to assist them with planning future programmes.  Please read this mailshot for further info.  Click here to launch their survey (open until Tues 19 June)

Blacksheep Press

Black Sheep Press produce illustrated interventions and assessments that are effective and fun. 

Here's an example of their Mr Goodguess resource, which is a set of worksheets to help children in the development of crucial inferencing skills. Have a look at the product sample.

Bright Stars Speech Therapy

Bright Stars Speech Therapy is an independent Speech and Language Therapy practice based in Burnley, East Lancashire.  They offer clients a flexible, bespoke and personalised service.

Contact Lynsey Birtwistle at Bright Stars for further information.

I Can

Check out I Can. Their Primary Talk progamme is ideal for children with speech language and communication needs (SLCN).

Click the link for further information on I Can: Primary Talk. 

Speech Link

Talk Boost

The Communication Trust

The Communication Trust is an invaluable resource for all speech, language and communication development. Especially for early years.

We recommend that you sign up for their regular newsletter and access the CT newsletter archive via their website.

Here is a copy of a recent newsletter: February 2017

The Ear Foundation


A large range of resources to support language and reading development.

Here's an example: Communicate in Print

Word Talk