Additional support and information

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There is a range of support with the Newport Family Information Service from Flying Start and early years support and education. 

More information is available from the websites listed below:

  • Talk with me has lots of tools, tips and advice to help you get your little one talking.
  • Welsh Government 10 top tips a poster with hints and tips on how to get children reading.
  • Literacy Trust an independent charity working with schools and communities to give disadvantaged children the literacy skills to succeed in life.
  • BBC Tiny Happy People advice from BBC and health professionals to help your child develop. These include simple activities, play ideas and videos to give you great ideas.
  • Hanen Language and Literacy Tips research-based tips can help you build the best possible foundation for language ad literacy success.
  • Speech and Language UK: Changing young lives Ideas to give families the confidence and skills to help a child facing challenges with talking and understanding words. There are also innovative tools and training for nursery staff and teachers.
  • Sign & Talk These are signs developed by Signalong which is a key word signing system.  The signs are demonstrated in Welsh and English.
  • Speech and Language Therapy (Aneurin Bevan University Health Board) childrens’ speech and language therapy department. You will have access to resources, hints, ideas and frequently asked questions.
  • ABUHB Speech and Language Therapy Twitter
  • ABUHB Speech and Language Therapy Facebook
  • Vroom VROOM is a free app and provides science-based tips and tools to inspire families to turn shared, everyday moments into Brain Building Moments.