By Renee Irving-Lee, Children’s Book Author © 2019 Learning LinksSpeech and language development is a critical step in nurturing the foundation of communication, self-expression and literacy. Children develop speech and language skills at vastly different rates, and sometimes this can leave parents worried about their own child’s development, particularly if they seem to be speaking Read more
On 11th April, Linda Scott, Deputy Lord Mayor and City of Sydney Councillor, officially opened Learning Links’ newest centre in Alexandria – its first in the inner city of Sydney.The Learning Centre features four modern therapy rooms to accommodate the growing demand for support services for children with learning difficulties and disabilities and their families. From the site, Learning Read more
Through the generous support of Ingleburn RSL Club, 28 students from Ingleburn Public School have been supported by a Learning Links Speech Therapist this year.The support comes from Learning Links’ Therapy in Schools Program which has supported a range of areas including speech/articulation, expressive and receptive language, vocabulary and Read more
To help improve your child’s muscle control, it is important to follow your child’s interests and make activities relaxing and fun. Praise your child for trying activities and don’t worry if they can’t complete them. Try to encourage your child to watch your face and remember that they often enjoy watching themselves or others make lip and tongue movements in a mirror.Here are some Read more
Learning Links was established in 1972 by parents concerned about the lack of appropriate education and support services to meet their children’s needs.Today, our focus is on preventing learning difficulties from causing disadvantage.What we doLearning Links works in collaboration with schools, early childhood settings and parents to help children with learning Read more
How we can support your school As a not-for-profit charitable organisation with over 40 years experience in helping kids learn Learning Links can assist your school to effectively support children, young people and their families to overcome learning difficulties. We work collaboratively with your school, to help children and young people learn and reach their full Read more
The early years are crucial to your child’s development and future. We can work with young children who are at risk of learning difficulties and are not reaching key milestones from an early age. We offer a full range of specialist services in a multidisciplinary team including psychologists, special educators and therapists. Our early intervention services Read more
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