The Communication Trust

The Communication Trust's Local Offer - Speech, Language and Communication Services for Families

 The Communication Trust is a coalition of more than 50 not-for-profit organisations working together to support everyone who works with children and young people in England to support their speech, language and communication.

The Local Offer

The members of the Communication Trust are able to offer the following services to all families in England. Some services are provided free, while others have a fee. Those with a fee are suitable for families with personal budgets,
or can be purchased by schools, the local authority and/or the local NHS clinical commissioning group.

Services we can offer include:

1Voice - Communicating Together -  ACE Centre - Action for Children - Action for Stammering Children including The Michael Palin Centre - Afasic - Ambitious about Autism - Arcos - Artburst - Auditory Verbal UK (AVUK) - Barnardo's - BATOD (British Association fo Teachers of the Deaf) - Better Communication CIC - British Stammering Association - CandLE (Communication and Learning Enterprises) - CENMAC - Chailey Heritage Foundation - The Children's Society - The Children's Trust - CLAPA (Cleft Lip and Palate Association) - Commtap CIC - Communication Matters - The Communication Trust - Contact a Family - Cued Speech Association UK - DialogueLab - Elklan - English Speaking Board - Find A Voice - I CAN - KIDS - Language for Learning - The Learning Partnership - London Bubble - The Makaton Charity - Mencap - MERU - from disabilities to possibilities - NAPLIC - The National Autistic Society - National Deaf Children's Society - National Literacy Trust - Paget Gorman Society - Place2Be - Puzzle Centre - Scope - SEBDA - SMIRA (Selective Mutism Information and Research Association) - Sense - Signalong - Springboard for Children - St Catherine's - Symbol UK - Talking Mats.

 For Local Offer Information:

 To contact The Communication Trust by Post:

8 Wakley Street, London, EC1V 7QE

Who to contact

Contact Name
Jack Williams
0207 843 2526 0207 843 2526
The Communication Trust - What Works
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Where to go

The Communication Trust
Unit 31, Angel Gate (next to Gate 5)
Goswell Road
Directions to EC1V 2PT


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This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.


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