Makaton signing taster: A workshop for staff and parents

Speech, language and communication skills develop in everyday situations throughout the day at home and school. This is a workshop for staff and parents working with children in both Early Years and School Age. Makaton uses speech with signs (gestures) and symbols (pictures) to help people communicate.

By attending this workshop we hope you will:

  • Find out about what Makaton is and who uses it
  • Discover the benefits of using Makaton signing
  • Learn some Makaton signs and symbols

Cost: £25 per person (FREE if recommended to you by a Speech and Language Therapist as part of a child’s package of care)

Upcoming dates:

 

Date Time Location
Thursday 14th October 10.00 – 12.00 Via Microsoft Teams

 

More dates coming soon.

 

To book a place email: ccs.beds.childrens.slt.training@nhs.net