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Amazing-K Pre-school and Primary School

Address: Pre-school: 22 Paul St, Northwold. Foundation Phase Primary School: 201 Sterkbos Ave, Sharonlea.
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.amazingk.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    011 793 4053
Type of disability: Autism, PDD, SPD, ADHD/ADD, Aspergers & Social Communication Disorder
Service offered: Pre-school and Foundation Phase Primary School with a fully adapted CAPS Curriculum. Therapies available in-house include OT, Speech, Music, ABA & Physio Therapy.  Eclectic teaching approach, IPad/Apple TV technology, Makaton, PECS, AAC communication & TEACCH.

APPA - Adult Programme for People with Autism

Address: 12 York Ave, Craighall Park, JHB
Province: Gauteng

Website: https://www.facebook.com/appautism
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    082 499 7012
Type of disability: Young adults on the autism spectrum
Service offered: We are a new, fully integrated day programme with the aim of promoting meaningful activities and interaction for young adults, in line with our philosophy of life-long learning. We have our own custom venue, within fabulous facilities available at the REEA Foundation in Johannesburg. Our programme is varied, incorporating daily living, workplace, and social and leisure skills development, with the many outdoor acitivities available to us. Taking applications now.

Bamboo Kids SA

Address: 53 13th St, Parkmore, JHB
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.bambookidssa.com
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 076 808 8812
Type of disability: Autism, Developmental Delay, Intellectual Delay, Emotional & Behavioural challenges
Service offered: Bamboo Kids SA specialises in individualised one-on-one early intervention and preschool/ school support. We are a high quality practice that provides a range of services; case management and school support/ consultations, pre/school facilitation and individualised early intervention. Intervention is offered in a range of settings, at the child’s home, pre/school or at our centre in Parkmore.

Baobab Assisted Learning Centre NPC

Address: 66 1st Ave East, Parktown North, JHB
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.baobablearnercentre.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 880 6313
Type of disability: Special Needs, Specific Learning Disabilities, Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability, Autism
Service offered: We offer a home schooling support centre for children and young adults from 10 - 21 yrs. We provide a holistic and nurturing environment which is tailor made to suit the individual. We concentrate on basic life skills while building the individual's self-confidence and self-worth. 5 pupils per class. CAPS curriculum. Highly trained, competent and nurturing staff. Alternative contact details: 061 459 2415 / 072 739 7307

C.A.R.E - The Centre for Autism Research and Education

Address: 30 Raglan St, cnr 9th Ave, Orange Grove.
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.thecarecentre.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    011 485 0335
Type of disability: Autism
Service offered: Specialised Intervention Centre: Education & Therapy. Ages: 18 months - 12 years. IEDP's in-line with CAPS. Dedicated in-house team of professionals, Specialist Educators, Occupational Therapists & Speech Therapists. High staff to learner ratio. Classes 6-8 learners. Horseriding, Music Therapy, Soccer, Yoga, Taekwondo and Swimming included in fees. Many learners have successfully transitioned to mainstream/remedial schools. Enquire about our brand of intervention! Alternative No: 082 909 0054

Child Behaviour Consultants Therapy Centre

Address: Barkston Drive, Blairgowrie
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.childbehaviourconsultants.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 886 0254
Speciality: ABA Therapist for Autism, Language and Learning delays, Developmental delays, Behaviour problems. School Consultations. Training Programs.
Service offered: Registered BCBA onsite. We Specialise in Applied Behaviour Analysis intervention for young children and adolescents. Focus on language and academic development and functional living skills. Programs are individualised, catering for the unique needs of the child. Alternative No: 083 651 8886

Cresco School for Support Learning

Address: 64 Shannon St, Noordheuwel, Krugersdorp, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.crescoschools.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    071 682 6005
Speciality: Specific Learning Disability, Speech and Language Delay, Developmental Delay, Cognitive Impairment
Service offered: Cresco School for Support Learning offers supported mainstream education in a small classroom environment. Our learners are unique individuals and are therefore placed in a learning environments which best suits their needs (Supported Mainstream, Bridging - or -Special Needs class). Grade R-7 offered. Intervention and support available: Speech therapy, Remedial therapy and Occupational Therapy integrated with social skills group therapy. A differentiated CAPS curriculum is followed. After-Care service available.

Crest Learning Centre

Address: 26 Cross Street, Ferndale, Randburg
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.crestschool.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    011 782 6102
Type of disability: Specific Learning Difficulties and Developmental delays
Service offered: CREST is an independent primary school that serves children who require a small, nurturing learning environment where the curriculum is modified to suit their individual learning barriers. Classes are small and the multidisciplinary team offers support to the learners, parents and the teaching staff; thus supporting the holistic wellbeing of the children. Crest is Autism friendly, and caters for children with dyslexia, ADHD and global developmental delays.

EDU360 Specialist School

Address: 348 Rivonia Boulevard, Edenburg Terraces Complex, Block E, Rivonia, Sandton
Province: Gauteng

Website:  www.edu360.education
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 234 1212
Speciality: ASD, ADD, Anxiety, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Dyspraxia, Health, Physical or Visual Impairments
Service offered: Our friendly high school caters for students with moderate and multiple learning differences in our grade 7,8,9 programmes. Trained specialist teachers nuture our students, managing their personal learning difference. Better. Parent support and accessible financial packages are available for qualifying families.

EDU360 Vocational Academy

Address: 348 Rivonia Boulevard, Edenburg Terraces Complex, Block F, Rivonia, Sandton
Province: Gauteng

Website:  www.edu360.education
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 234 1212
Speciality: ASD, ADD, Anxiety, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Dyspraxia, Health, Physical or Visual Impairments
Service offered: Our Vocational Academy delivers full time training to students and young adults demanding a sophisticated and alternative pathway to traditional grade 10, 11, 12 programmes. We open doors to accessible learning and bring relief to struggling families.

EduSkills - Cape Town

Address: Afton Grove House, cnr Noordhoek Main Rd & Hou Moed Ave, Noordhoek
Province: Western Cape
Website: www.eduexcellenceskills.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    021 785 2992
Type of disability: Specific Learning Disabilities, Developmental Delay
Service offered: Very small classes (max 8), ages 4 to 20. Ten years experience with learners presenting with speech & language delay; fine & gross motor delay; emotional & behavioural challenges due to neurodevelopmental delay. All learners who struggle to progress in the traditional mainstream. Registered school and certified as an ASDAN Centre offering life and practical skills short courses.

EduSkills - Pretoria

Address: 73 Boskop Street, Lynnwood Glen, Pretoria
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.eduexcellenceskills.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    012 361 0686
Type of disability: Specific Learning Disabilities, Developmental Delay
Service offered: Very small classes (max 8), ages 4 to 20. Ten years experience with learners presenting with speech & language delay; fine & gross motor delay; emotional & behavioural challenges due to neurodevelopmental delay. All learners who struggle to progress in the traditional mainstream. Registered school and certified as an ASDAN Centre offering life and practical skills short courses.

Faery Glen Therapy Centre

Address: 381 Spionkop Ave, Northriding, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.faeryglen.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    074 101 2707
Type of disability: Autism, Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability
Service offered: Faery Glen caters for children with significant cognitive delays, offering a variety of teaching strategies including ABA, TEACCH, PECS, FLOORTIME, VB and BRAIN GYM. Low pupil-teacher ratio, aftercare and extra murals in a countryside setting.

Hannaford Specialised Education Centre

Address: Linden, Johannesburg North
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.hannaford.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    083 327 7062
Type of disability: Developmental Delay, Emotional Disturbance, Intellectual Disability, Multiple Disabilities, Other Health Impairments, Specific Learning disability.
Service offered: A nurturing, stimulating and contained environment where children are safe to be who they are. A supportive system where academic skills and life skills are intergrated. We offer: aftercare; a homework centre; the Academix Program, Educational Kinesiology, Brain Gym® and ForBrain; swimming activities

Lead Kids Special Needs Pre-school

Address: 53 13th Street, Parkmore, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.leadkids.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    079 021 7828
Type of disability: Multiple Disabilities, Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder and Anxiety.
Service offered: We offer a holistic and nurturing environment for children with special needs. Early intervention is key.Developmental success is enhanced by our unique educational model offering a small group ratio 1:4 and targeting specialised learning areas. We offer the following services on site: Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech and Language therapy  and Early Intervention.

Legacy Centre: Special Needs Tutoring

Address: George
Province: Western Cape
Website: www.legacycentre.co.za
Email:   legacycentregeorge@gmail Tel:    044 873 3440
Type of disability: Autism, Developmental Delay, Hearing Impaired, Intellectual Disability, Multiple Disabilties, Specific Learning Disabilities, Speech and Language impairments
Service offered: One-on-One tutoring by professionals, specifically adjusted for your child's needs. School fees include equine therapy, Gemiini tutoring, private therapy room. Emphasis is put on teaching life skills. CCTV access for parents.

Little Oaks Remedial School

Address: Benoni Agricultural Holdings
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.littleoaksremedial.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    061 953 9871
Speciality: Developmental Delay, Specific Learning Disability, Delayed Learning. 
Service offered: We are a newly established private school situated in the heart of Benoni Agricultual Holdings. Little Oaks Remedial School focuses on special needs. Specialising in the areas of ADHD, APRAXIA, DYSPRAXIA, ASD and DELAYED LEARNING. With a kind, loving and caring ethos the classes are kept to 10 children with teachers who are highly experienced in this field. School fees are all inclusive.

LUC Academy

Address: Ruimsig, Roodepoort
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.lucacademy.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    082 498 6862
Type of disability: Autism, Specific Learning Disabilities, Developmental Delay
Service offered: LUC Academy specialise in individualised programs for children challenged with autism and similar learning disabilities including ADD and ADHD.  We started the centre 5 years ago. We are currently expanding our services to other areas.

Mindstretch

Address: 44 Union Ave, Pinelands, Cape Town
Province: Western Cape

Website: www.mindstretch.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    083 444 4554
Type of disability: Autism and Developmental Delay
Service offered: Preschool serving 3–8 year olds with learning challenges, including autism spectrum disorders. We offer individualised learning programmes incorporating HANDLE® therapy and speech facilitation, among other approaches. We aim to prepare learners for ‘inclusive education’.

Owl Day Care for Special Needs Kids

Address: Bedfordview
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.owldaycare.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 450 1630
Type of disability: Multiple Disabilities
Service offered: Our Day Care caters for children with unique disabilities. We focus on sensory and interactive programmes, accepting kids from 4 years to 14. We offer Occupational, Physio and Speech Therapy on site. Alternative No: 082 897 9643

Perfect Little World Inclusive Pre-School

Address: 69 Partridge Ave, Allen Grove, Kempton Park
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.perfectlittleworld.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 970 1639
Speciality: An inclusive learning enviroment, all children are welcome. ADHD, Autism, Developmental delay, Illness.
Service offered: At Perfect Little World we provide a safe and secure environment where your child is given individual attention. Every class has a maximum of 15 children. We cater for children from 6 months to 6 years. We cater for children with special needs, we offer ABA therapy (Applied behaviour analysis) and have a passion for working with children on the autistic spectrum. Speech and Occupational therapy is offered on our premises for your convenience. Alternative No: 082 569 3043

Situla Education and Therapy (Grade 1 - 7)

Address: 21 Weavind St, Eldoraigne, Centurion
Province: Gauteng

Website:  www.situla.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    082 829 0709
Speciality: Learners on the Autism Spectrum, Specific Learning Disabilities, Remedial Learners, Developmetal Delay
Service offered: We accommodate Gr. 1 to Gr. 7 remedial learners following the IMPAQ learning programme combined with the national CAPS curriculum. Our classes are small (10- 12 learners), allowing for lots of individual attention and support. Our qualified and enthusiastic teachers create an environment where each learner is motivated and encouraged to participate and enjoy learning. A therapy centre on the premises guarantees that professional support is always on hand to support learners and parents. Therapeutic services offered: Speech therapist, Educational Psychologist/ play therapist, Occupational therapist, reading centre and Lego therapist.

Situla Preschool (Centurion and Brooklyn)

Address: Centurion Campus: 23 Panorama Road, Rooihuikraal, Centurion, Pretoria. Brooklyn Campus: 322 Muckleneuk Road, Neuw Muckleneuk, Brooklyn, Pretoria.
Province: Gauteng

Website:  www.situla.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    083 276 0529
Speciality: Learners on the Autism Spectrum, Specific Learning Disabilities, Remedial Learners, Developmetal Delay, Learner with Speech and Language Delays
Service offered: Our campuses provide learners with lots of individual attention and activities structured around their individual learning needs, not only to address back logs, but also prepare them to work and learn in a bigger group setting. We focus on motor development, stimulating sensory activities, self-help skills and of course - speech and language development! Because we believe in a trans-disciplinary approach, we have different therapists on-site.

Sparrow Schools Educational Trust

Address: 39 St Swithins Ave, Melville, Jhb
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.sparrowschools.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    011 482 1015
Type of disability: Specific Learning Disabilities, Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability
Service offered: Sparrow Schools is a registered non-profit organisation that provides affordable, specialized education to disadvantaged youth and children with remedial problems and barriers to learning between the ages of 7 and 18. We are comprised of 3 different areas: The Foundation School (grades 1-7), Sparrow Combined School (grades 8&9) and The Sparrow FET College. Our students are supported by our Learner Support Unit which takes care of the emotional, psychological and social issues impacting on the learner’s ability to develop and learn.

St George's Academy

Address: 37 Rankdoring Ave, Randpark Ridge, JHB
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.sges.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    082 435 4757
Type of disability: Developmental delay, Emotional maturity, Specific Learning Barriers
Service offered: St George's is an assisted learning centre, we provide specialised educational support for learners with barriers to learning using a CAPS compliant curriculum. We focus on children who struggle to keep up within a conventional school environment ie ADD/ADHD, Dyslexia etc. Our classes are small and individualised for each child.

The Anchor Special School

Address: 3 Ferero Street, Glenanda, Johannesburg South
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.anchorspecialschool.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 682 1478
Speciality: Intellectual Disabilities, Developmental Delay, Emotional Disurbance
Service offered: The Anchor school offers small classes consisting of 6 learners. Learners are given learning aids as needed and one to one attention. Learners are introduced to an adapted CAPS aligned curriculum and are taught in a skilled based manner. Our unique home school feel provides our learners with Christian values and encourages community awareness.

The Learning Path

Address: 29 16th Ave, Edenvale, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.thelearningpath.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    082 321 3855
Type of disability: Speech and Language, Developmental Delay and Specific Learning Disabilities.
Service offered: An independent school for children between the ages of 3 and 12 with speech and language difficulties, developmental delays and Learning difficulties. We offer a special needs and remedial stream in our intermediate classes. Small nurturing classes. Qualified teachers.

Tiny Baobabs: High Quality Special Needs Education

Address: 447 Cameron Street, Bailey's Muckleneuk, Pretoria
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.tinybaobabs.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    061 538 3713
Speciality: Autism, Developmental delay, Intellectual Disabilities, Multiple Disabilities.
Service offered:  We offer affordable, quality preschool education for high needs children between the ages ages of 3 and 6. With small classses, an inclusive learning environment, daily sensori-motor activities and weekly academic concepts. We cater for each child's emotional, social, intellectual and physical needs.

Unity College (Special Needs Education)

Address: 59 Runnymead Ave, Chartwell North Estates, Johannesburg.
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.unity-college.org.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    081 879 5646
Speciality: Autism, Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disabilities.
Service offered: Unity College is an independent special needs school for learners 3 - 23yrs. Unity promotes the potential of learners through the provision of high quality education in order to equip each learner with skills to become productive, integrated members of society. We are ideal for the learner who struggled in a remedial school. Small class sizes. Individual Development Plans designed to promote the unique growth of academic, social and emotional skills of each pupil. Our staff comprises of qualified educators, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, a counsellor and a psychologist to best serve the unique individual. We look forward to being of service. Alternative No. 011 460 1672

Yeshua Academy: Assisted Learning Home School

Address: 16 Antrasiet Street, Roodekrans
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.yeshauacademy.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    062 851 5253
Type of disability: Specific Learning Disabilities, ADD, ADHD, Aspergers.
Service offered: We cater for learners who struggle in big mainstream classes, learners who experience barriers to learning or learners who have emotional or concentration issues. Small classes made up of a max of 8 children, informal, loving and secure atmosphere. CAPS based curriculum with individualised remedial program. Grade 00 - 12

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