Good communication is the gateway to learning, friendships, academic achievement and success at work

Resources for parents

Audience: Parents, Early Years and Primary

Format: Download only

Resources to encourage listening, understanding, interaction and play.

Listen up

Audience: Early years, Primary, Secondary, 14-19 year olds

Format: Download and available to order

Information for those who want to find out more about supporting children and young people with speech, language and communication needs

Misunderstood

Audience: Practitioners and families

Format: Download and available to order

Looks at the different ways we communicate, especially those used by children whose speech is difficult to understand or have no speech.

Other Ways of Speaking

Audience: Early years

Format: Download only

A nursery pack has been created to support the new Cbeebies programme, Raa Raa the Noisy Lion

Raa Raa the Noisy Lion

Audience: Parents with children aged 0-5

Format: Download and available to order

For parents of children aged 0-5 to show where children are likely to be with their communication at a certain age.

Small Talk

Audience: Parents

Format: Download only

Pack with games and activities that support families to encourage children's communication skills when they are out and about this Summer.

Summer Talk

Audience: Parents

Format: Film footage

Four films full of useful advice on how parents can encourage their child to talk and interact with them.

Through the eyes of a child

Audience: Early years, Primary, Secondary, 14-19 year olds

Format: Available to download

10 Top Tips for helping to help make the most of children and young people's communication skills.

Top Tips Leaflet