What is Bilingualism? 

Bilingualism is the use of or the ability to understand two languages.
Use of more than two languages is called Multilingualism.

Click on the links below to find out more information:

Stages of bilingualism

Questions and Answers


Here are some help sheets with ideas that can support language development, whichever language you are using:

Talking time with my child

Reduce my language

Model language

Using gestures and signs


When should I refer?

  • If you are worried about your child’s communication in their home language.
  • If you are worried about your child’s speech sounds, stammering or voice quality and volume.


How to Refer

Click here to find out how to refer a child.