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Afasic - Unlocking Speech & Language

Lower ground floor of “Contact” offices,
209-211 City Road,
Telephone: 020 7490 9410 (administration)
03006669410 (Helpline)


Who we are: 

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.

Around 6% of children starting school have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) an average of 2 in every classroom. 

What we do: 

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 visit our website or call our helpline (Phone: 03006669410).    

Record Last Updated on: 14/09/2018

Local Offer


Advice and Information Services including:

  • Helpline
  • 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

visit our websit: 

or call our Helpline: 0300 666 9410.

Time / Date Details

When is it on

Helpline Monday to Friday 10.30am to 2.30pm / Office 9am - 5pm

Time of day

  • Morning
  • Afternoon

Session Information

All year

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