Useful Links

Please see below links to further information that you may find of interest.

Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists: 
www.rcslt.org.uk
This is the professional body of and for Speech and Language Therapists in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Health and Care Professions Council:
www.hpc-uk.org
Regulates health and social care professionals and was set up to protect the public. They only register professionals who meet their standards for training, professional skills and behaviour.

Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice:
www.helpwithtalking.com
This provides information and a contact point for members of the public searching for private Speech and Language Therapists.

The Communication Trust:
www.thecommunicationtrust.org.uk
The Communication Trust works to raise awareness of the importance of speech, language and communication issues amongst everyone that works with children and young people. The Trust works to ensure that everyone has access to training and resources which support communication development.

Talking Point:
www.talkingpoint.org.uk
This provides parents and carers with the information they need to help their children develop their communication skills.

ICAN:
www.ican.org.uk
ICAN is a UK charity for children and young people with speech, language and communication needs.

AFASIC:
www.afasicengland.org.uk
Is a UK charity which offers information and ideas to support speech, language and communication development.

Talk to your baby:
www.literacytrust.org.uk/talk_to_your_baby
This provides useful ideas to support communication development for children from birth to three years old. It also provides quick tips which are available in 13 different languages.

British Stammering Association:
www.stammering.org
This provides impartial information and support on stammering.