Archive for the “Under 5 years” category
A simple visual to help understand how communication develops.
Core fringe communication book
Our communication book to download and print. It has a blank page to add or draw extra photos or symbols. Also includes tips on how to model for your child and links to helpful videos
Eating and drinking information
A poster with QR codes providing quick access to supportive information needed for children with dysphagia or eating and drinking advice in place. This can be displayed in kitchens, schools and settings
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Weaning and complementary feeding leaflet
Advice and information written with paediatric dietitians about how to help your child on their journey with weaning to solids
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Tongue tie advice
Information about tongue tie, feeding and speech
Helpful information for families of children who require thickened fluids. Thickened fluids should be under the guidance of a doctor and speech and language therapist
Pre feeding skills helping children with touch on the face
Advice to support young children who are not yet feeding. This helps your child to begin to feel more comfortable with touch around their face and mouth.
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Moving from smooth to lumpy foods
Advice on how to support your child to move between textures in small steps
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Mouth care advice
Advice on mouth care, an important routine to help your child’s teeth and general health. Helpful for families of children with problems with eating and drinking.
More difficult textures
Information about common foods children can find tricky to manage.