For parents

Under 5's

Your little one has started to stammer, and you're probably quite frantic seeing him or her struggle to get the words out. Here are a few things we know about pre-school stammering: you've not caused it; and it is important to get your child assessed by a therapist as soon as possible, even though many children may recover naturally.
Basic information for parents of under 5's
It can be a bit of a shock when your child suddenly starts to stammer. This...
BSA leaflets for parents of under 5's
These leaflets give more detailed information for parents of pre-school children.
Parents of children who stammer: Facebook page
Social media and self-help for pre-school parents
You can connect with other parents of children who stammer through our own BSA...
Early years education
Go to our Expert Parent website which has information on early years education.