WHO WE HELP

We can help you

Eating, Drinking and Speaking are an essential part of everyday life. Most of us take these abilities for granted but for some people speech is impossible and eating is a misery, it may even be dangerous.  ARCOS clients have difficulty in one or more of the following:

  • Understanding speech
  • Reading
  • Using communication – either speech, gesture or facial expression
  • Eating and drinking (swallowing)

They may also have additional problems: impaired vision, hearing, learning difficulties or physical impairment.

ARCOS works with children and adults communication or swallowing disabilities caused by conditions that include:

Asperger’s Syndrome (AS) Autistic Spectrum Disorders Brain Tumours Cerebello-Spinal Ataxia Cerebral Palsy Dyspraxia
Huntingdon’s Disease (HD) Learning Disabilities Motor Neurone Disease (MND) / ALS Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties Parkinson’s Disease Rett Syndrome
Semantic Progmatic Disorder Stroke (CVA) Traumatic Brain Injury (Head Injury) Multiple Sclerosis Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob’s Disease (vCJD) Voice Disorders