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Identified Special Needs
This section covers the main areas of special educational needs, giving a brief description of each, and contains resources to provide parents with additional advice and support and to help your child’s learning to continue out of school .
Please note that external advice and support will have been sought prior to a diagnosis being given.
Speech and Language
Problems with speech and language are the most common developmental difficulty that children encounter. Speech difficulties may be receptive (ability to understand what is being said) or expressive (ability to communicate clearly).
A website with lots of really useful advice and tips to help parents support their child.
Speech, language and communication needs
Lots of information and valuable ideas
Speech and language difficulties
Useful website, particularly for parents of younger children
Help with talking
Association of speech and language therapists