This is a guide to the typical stages of speech and language development in babies, children and young people.
Children develop language at different rates. However, understanding what is typical can help you identify speech and language problems early.
This guide can be found on the ICAN website here: https://ican.org.uk/i-cans-talking-point/parents/ages-and-stages/
The Communication Trust Universally Speaking is a series of booklets for anyone who works with children and young people. The booklets show where children should be with their communication skills at any given age.
Welcome to our course about talking. This has been written by the Speech and Language Therapy Team in Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.
This course is for
Parents who have been sent this to get a better idea about what to expect from speech and language therapy
Anyone who is interested in language and speech and language therapy
Please click here to be directed to our course video. We recommend that you watch the video first, then come back to this course for more information and planning resources.