Gig buddies on the BBC: Why we are more than just gig buddies

Charity Gig Buddies is pairing people with learning difficulties, who feel daunted by going to gigs, with adult volunteers who will take them.

Becky Trigwell and Bel Chenciner have become good friends since being paired together by Gig Buddies, which is based in Brighton

Watch the piece here.

Scouts and Girls brigade welcomes students with SCLN

Ensuring that children and young people with speech, language and communications needs (SLCN) are fully integrated into the community is vital to their future development. I CAN Communicate has been talking to two children’s community organisations, The Scout Association and the Girls Brigade England and Wales (GBEW), about how they encourage children with SLCN to get involved. Read the article here.

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