Cymru Family Day at Bodelwyddan Castle takes place on May 29, and thanks to funding from the charity Day-trippers, they are able to offer free places at the Alice in Wonderland Tea Party for young people with speech, language and/or communication needs, that is taking place on the day.
- Unlocking Speech and Language Afasic's helpline launched in 1996 to give information to parents, and others, about how accessing support for children with speech and language impairments.
The event was staged to raise awareness of the charity AFASIC
Cymru which supports young people with speech, language and communication problems.
Founder and chairman of Cleveland AFASIC (Association For All Speech Impaired Children), Caron, of Marske, was a tireless campaigner for the rights of special needs youngsters.
Donations in lieu of flowers are requested for AFASIC (c/o Linda Lascalles, 20 Bowling Green Lane, London, EC1R 0BD, or the Percy Hedley School, Station Road, Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE12 8YY.
is a self-help group for parents of speech impaired children, 347 Central Markets, Smithfield, London EC1A 9NH, they'll help you too.
Cymru, a charity that represents children with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN), and their families is organising a Sponsored Swim at Denbigh Leisure Centre in September to raise money for their North Wales projects.
Charities to benefit are the RSPCA, medical research including Parkinson's Disease and Crone's and ulcerative colitis, AFASIC
for speech-impaired children, Marten House children's hospice, Oak Tree Foundation for Romanian children and Kirkwood Hospice.
Cymru would like to invite parents and carers of young people who have Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN) to a workshop to discuss Internet Safety.
All are members of AFASIC
Cymru, which organised the taster trip with Angling Cymru (AC), the umbrella group for fishing groups in Wales.