Organisation Details

Organisation

Name
Afasic - Unlocking Speech & Language

Venue Address

Address 1
1st Floor, 20 Bowling Green Lane
Town
London
Postcode
EC1R 0BD

Venue Contact Details

Telephone

More About The Organisation

Organisation Description

About the Organisation

Around 6% of children starting school have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) –an average of 2 in every classroom.
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 factsheets and access to our local networks.
If you are a parent or young person wanting help and more information go to www.afasic.org.uk or ring our Helpline on 0300 666 9410.

Opening Times
MondayFrom 10.30To 14.30
TuesdayFrom 10.30To 14.30
WednesdayFrom 10.30To 14.30
ThursdayFrom 10.30To 14.30
FridayFrom 10.30To 14.30
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Organisation Details

Costs

Free

Type Of Service
Health Web Site Helpline
Age of Users
From 0 To 25
Who can use your service?

Young people with Speech, Language and Communication Difficulties, their Parents and Carers

Can siblings who are not disabled use your service?

Inclusive Services

Additional and Special Educational Needs

Local Offer Details Link
How do you aim to meet the unique needs of the child?

Afasic promotes understanding, acceptance, equal opportunities and the inclusion into society of children and young adults with speech and language impairments.

How do you promote positive relationships and ensure good, ongoing communication with families?

To find out more about Afasic and its activities please explore this website or contact us for more information.

Conditions
Communication

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Is there accessible parking on site?
N/A
Is there a pedestrian route?
N/A
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
N/A
Do you have external ramps?
N/A
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
N/A
Are there interior automatic doors?
N/A
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
N/A
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
N/A
Do you have internal ramps?
N/A
Do you have internal steps?
N/A
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
N/A
Do you have accessible toilets?
N/A
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
N/A
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
N/A
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
N/A
Do you have an outdoors play area?
N/A
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
N/A
Do you have a soft play area?
N/A
Do you have a sensory room or area?
N/A

Training & Policies

Please indicate the ratio of staff / volunteers who have knowledge and experience of:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
Majority
Behaviour Management
At least 50%
Administration of medicines
None
Inclusion/Equal Opportunities
Majority
Risk Assessment
At least 50%
Manual Handling
None
British Sign Language
None
Makaton
None
Enabling verbal and non verbal communication
At least 50%
Inclusive Play
None

Does your organisation have policies and procedures for:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
Yes
Behaviour Management
N/A
Complaints
Yes
Intimate Care
N/A
Continence
N/A
Incident/Accident logs
N/A
Registration for sessions
N/A

This organisation was last updated on Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 3:10 PM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know

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