The Elizabeth Foundation will provide intensive one to one speech and language programmes for up to 50 children, aged 2 1/2 - 5, attending its Family Centre in Hampshire. The project will support deaf children as they learn to listen and talk, gaining age appropriate spoken language.
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Registered Charity in England and Wales (293835)
Local education and welfare services are often unable to provide intensive one to one speech and language therapy on a regular basis, and within an evironment specifcally resourced for the needs of young deaf children. This stems not only from a lack of funds but also a lack of expertise
This project will provide regular (weekly) support to children in need, within a setting which has been specifically designed to meet the requirements of deaf children and their families, and the aims of the programme. The Elizabeth Foundation implemented a trial speech and language programme in 2010, alongside its classroom based education, with immense success
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