Afasic | Speech and Language Support

About us

Afasic is the UK charity representing children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties, working for their inclusion in society and supporting their parents and carers. Our Advice and Information Services provide support to thousands of people every year, including Helpline and email support, free to download fact sheets and access to our local networks.

 

Did you know...

Around 6% of children starting school have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN), an average of 2 in every classroom.  If you are a parent or young person wanting help and more information visit our website or give us a call.

   

In Buckinghamshire

Emma Phipps is a local contact for Buckinghamshire. There are no Afasic support groups in Buckinghamshire but Emma can offer advice and signpost families to support groups which could be useful for their families.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Helpline
Telephone
E-mail
hlmgr@afasic.org.uk
Website
Afasic - A Voice for Life

Where to go

Name
Afasic, 1st Floor, Bowling Green Lane, London EC1R 0BD
Address
Nationwide
Venue Notes

N/A

Geographic Area Covered
UK wide

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday to Friday
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Session Information
Helpline Opening Hours: 10.30am to 2.30pm
Office Opening Hours: 9am to 5pm

Other Details

Cost Description

No cost

Age Ranges
0 to 25 years + Parents/carers

Local Offer

Description

Afasic is the UK charity representing children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties, working for their inclusion in society and supporting their parents and carers.

Contact Name
Helpline Manager
Contact Telephone
Contact Email
hlmgr@afasic.org.uk
Local Offer Links
Afasic Helpline
Local Offer Age Bands
16 to 18
12 to 15
19 to 25
2 to 4
0 to 1
8 to 11
5 to 7
Needs Level
Communication and Interaction
SEN Provision Type
Universal service (No referral required)

General Local Offer Response

What needs does your service or activity aim to meet for children and young people with SEND and their families?

Support and information for children/young people with speech, language and communication difficulties, and their parents/carers.

What outcomes does your service or activity aim to achieve for children and young people with SEND and their families?

Support and inclusion in society.

How can children and young people with SEND and their families start to use your service or activity?

Ring our free Helpline 0300 666 9410 go to our Website www.afasic.org.uk

How is your service or activity fully accessible to children, young people with SEND and their families, for example, facilities, support from staff?

N/A

How do you communicate with children, young people with SEND and their families?

By telephone, email and via the website

What future plans does your service or activity have for developing its SEND provision, for example, training, facilities?

See our website for training and information opportunities

Last Updated
24/01/2020

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