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I CAN Shop 
The I CAN Shop is filled with brilliant resources to help support children and young people’s speech, language and communication.

I CAN Help
I CAN Help Enquiry Service is a free, confidential call-back or email service from an I CAN speech & language therapist who can help explain any aspect of children's talking & communication development.

Talking Point 
The first stop for parents & practitioners looking for information about supporting children’s speech & language development. Includes a progress checker to check a child’s progress against what is expected for their age.

The Chatterbox Challenge
A fantastic opportunity to get Early Years children chattering. Singing songs and rhymes are a great way to develop children’s communication skills.

Social Media 
Facebook - Twitter - Linkedin for the latest updates from I CAN and information about children’s speech, language and communication.

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I CAN Accreditation
A nationally recognised quality assurance scheme that demonstrates a school or setting as meeting the communication needs of its children. Early Talk Accreditation - Good Practice Validation - Primary Talk Accreditation

I CAN Training for your setting
Early Years - Primary Years - Secondary Years
Early years and school years are a crucial time in children and young people’s speech, language and communication development. I CAN has a number of programmes and initiatives to support children’s centres, nurseries, pre-schools and schools.

Become an I CAN Licensee
You could become an I CAN Licensee and be part of a UK-wide network supported by I CAN to disseminate evidenced-based training and intervention programmes to practitioners in early years settings, primary and secondary schools.

Support for your Local Offer 
The Local Offer, to be published by local authorities as part of the Children and Families Act, will enable parents and young people to see what services are available to support special educational needs and how to access them. Further information is available on the I CAN website.

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I CAN Assessment Services
I CAN runs two unique assessment centres based at the I CAN schools’ sites. I CAN's multi-disciplinary assessment services provide families, professionals or local authorities with a professional, unbiased holistic picture of a child's strengths & needs.

I CAN Specialist Schools
Children with the most severe and complex speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) benefit directly from I CAN’s help through our two specialist schools.

I CAN Blogs
Blog posts written by I CAN Advisors, I CAN Schools, supporters and communication experts. Informative posts about speech, language and communication, policy updates and I CAN news.

I CAN Research & Evidence
These research papers have been written by I CAN’s Advisors who are specialists in speech and language therapy and education.

Latest Policy & Research
Information about the current and upcoming key changes in health and education that we feel are important to consider in relation to speech, language and communication needs (SLCN).