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The Lily Ginsberg School for Special Needs

Address: 139 1st Avenue, Kenilworth, Cape Town
Province: Western Cape
Website: www.facebook.com/lilyginsbergschool
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Tel: 083 409 2301
Type of disability: Autism, Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disabilities, Multiple Disabilities, Speech/Language Impairment, Specific Learning Disability, Traumatic Brain Injury, Physical Impairment, Other Health Imparment
Service offered: We cater for students between the ages of 5 - 20 years, we offer an appropriate curriculum equiping our students with the tools to lead a dignified and purposeful life. Our team of quality teachers and therapists deliver a well-structured and thought through learning strategy, as a part of our approach in developing the individual. We offer a full balanced day with logistical solutions and “peace of mind” for parents.

Little Camelot Nursery School

Address: 18 Chervil Ave, Annlin, Pretoria
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.littlecamelotnurseryschool.co.za
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Tel: 071 608 6063
Type of disability: Autism, Developmental Delay, Specific Learning Disabilities
Service offered: Little Camelot Nursery School is a main stream school that also specializes in integrating learners on the autism spectrum (age 3-5yrs). The program allows for a maximum of 8 learners and 2 teachers in the class. Our onsite speech and occupational therapists are also an integral part of our team.

Swift Academy

Address: 839 Acanthus Street, Weltevredenpark, Roodepoort
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.barnswallow.org/swift-academy
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 475 2318 
Speciality: Autism, Intellectual Disabilities, Developmental delay
Field of interest: At Swift Academy we focus on a holistic intervention in a green environment, a clean diet and natural therapies like SCIO biofeedback and Hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Children are stimulated in a group of 6 with a special needs teacher and assistant. The whole family is involved as we follow a holistic approach. Alternative no: 082 851 9386

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.

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.

Numa Akademie: Remedial and Special Needs Education

Address: 20 Gardenia Street, Randparkridge, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website:  www.niccipienaar1.wixsite.com
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    066 200 3769
Speciality: Specific Learning Disabilities, Remedial Learners, Autism, Physical Disabilities, Developmental Delays
Service offered: We provide expert support to learners with specific learning needs. With a maximum of 7 learners in a class each learner receives individual attention and individual learning plans. Learners aged 7 to 11 are welcome. Classes are mostly Afrikaans, however bilingual learners are welcome. Please contact me should you require any further information.

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.

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.

Wonderfully Made Asperger's Centre

Address: 142 Beval str, Constantia Park, Pretoria East
Province: Gauteng

Website:  https://www.facebook.com/wonderfullymadeacademy/
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    072 437 0704
Speciality: High Functioning Autism and sensory sensitive children
Service offered:To provide a specialized learning centre, where children (grade 1- 9)  with high functioning Autism and sensory sensitivity can find a safe place of understanding. Where they can reach their full potential, grow in excellence, enjoy learning in their own unique way and realize how wonderfully made they are.

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, Speech and Language delay
Service offered:  Affordable, quality preschool education for children with ASD between the ages of 3 and 6. Small class ratio 1:10 and an assistant, an inclusive learning environment, daily sensory and motor development activities and a whole-child approach to provide essential building blocks for a prosperous future. On-site therapists and extra-mural activities for parents’ convenience.

Footprints Special Needs School

Address: 20+24 Jan K Marias Street, Malanshof, Randburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.footprintschool.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 791 0062
Speciality: Autism, Multiple Disabilities, Intellectual Disabilities.
Service offered:  Footprints School is a fully registered independent special needs school which 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. Ages 6-18 years. Class 8-10 max. Therapists on site. Alternative No. 083 457 7382

Berry Learning Lab

Address: Barkston Drive, Blairgowrie, Randburg.
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.berrylearninglab.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    083 651 8886
Speciality: Specific Learning Disabilities. ADHD, Dyslexia, processing disorders, speech/language delays.
Service offered: We offer precision teaching to assist in learning with children between the ages of 3-13 yrs old. Our programs are 1 on 1 teaching fluency in core subjects (reading, maths, writing and learning readiness).The focus of precision teaching is to build component skills that children may have missed out on. Our approach is seen as a supplementary onto a child's school curriculum that will assist with the child's progress and development within their school environment.

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:    010 109 0790
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

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.

Apricot Tree: Centre For Stimulation and Development

Address: 10 & 11 Ninth Ave, Northmead, Benoni
Province: Gauteng

Website: Facebook: Apricot Tree
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 849 0330
Speciality: Intellectual Disabilities, Physical Impairment and Other Health Impairments.
Service offered: We are committed to the stimulation and development of children with multiple physical and cognitive disabilities. Individual Education Development Programs, a dedicated multidisciplinary team, and a high staff to learner ratio, ensures holistic development of each child. In addition we have a functioning Life Style Centre which caters for young adults.

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.

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.

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

Little Gems: Residential, Respite & Day Care Facility

Address: 26 Kruger Road, Midrand
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.little-gems.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    071 261 6377
Type of disability: Multiple Disabilities. We cater to children with all levels of function, behaviour challenges, autism, cerebral palsy, epilepsy etc
Service offered: Little Gems offers quality, personalised Residential and Respite Facilities for children and young adults with special needs regardless of diagnosis. We have a small ratio of care givers to children and are open 365 days a year with 24 hour care. OT, Physio and Speech Therapy are offered on site.

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.

Boost Academy: Johannesburg & Cape Town

Address: Jhb: 154 Athol Street, Highlands North. Cpt:The Grimley, 14 Tuin Plein, Gardens.
Province: Johannesburg / Cape Town
Website: www.boostcentre.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: Jhb: 011 440 0328 / Cpt: 021 035 0430
Type of disability: Social, emotional and learning difficulties, and school refusal. 
Service offered: Boost Academy is an independent school with campuses in Highlands North, Johannesburg, and Gardens, Cape Town. We offer an individualised, alternative learning environment for children who do not fit into the current mainstream model due to academic, social, school refusal or emotional difficulties. We strive for each of our learners to achieve their personal best by providing a safe and nurturing academic experience in a positive and happy school environment.

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

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.

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.

Hannaford Homeschool and Tutor 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

EduExcellence - Pretoria

Address: 73 Boskop Street, Lynnwood Glen, Pretoria
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.eduexcellenceschools.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, ADD, ADHD, Dyslexia, Aspergers
Service offered: Small classes (max 12) from Grade RRR to 12. Ten years experience with learners requiring remedial support. Our neurodevelopmental approach allows for an integrated remedial model to support the learner in the classroom. We prefer a non-medicated approach to assisting learners with attention difficulties. We adapt learning to be at the learner’s pace and preference while maintaining a structured home-like educational environment. EduExcellence is a registered private school and Cambridge exam centre.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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.

Back 2 Basics Education Support Centre (Micro-school)

Address: 77 Rennie Road, Brentwood Park, Benoni
Province: Gauteng. Contact us for details in other areas.
Website: www.back2basicseducation.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 395 3956 / 083 306 3158
Type of disability: Specific Learning Disabilities / Learning Vulnerabilities
Service offered: Independent school, 3yrs to Matric. We focus on students with learning difficulties who prefer a small classroom environment, learners who find it difficult to cope in mainstream. We offer: Individual attention, Movement Programs, Multigrade, Light & Sound Therapy, Natural environment for learning on large plot.

TLC Private Remedial School

Address: 18 Wag 'n Bietjie Street, Wilropark, Roodepoort
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.tlcremedialschool.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel:    082 459 7233
Type of disability: Specific Learning Disabilities
Service offered: The Learning Curve is an independent remedial school with small classes from Grade 1 to Grade 7. We offer individual attention, support and assisted learning for pupils needing a nurturing school environment. Noëleen Pomeroy the principal, is a qualified remedial teacher with 33 years teaching experience. She works with a dedicated team of 9 teachers, a speech therapist, a psychologist and a remedial teacher. Teachers work individually and in small groups to bridge gaps and help pupils with learning barriers to reach their full potential. We follow the CAPS curriculum. TLC is registered with the GDE as a remedial school but functions as a private school.

Bellavista SCHOOL, SHARE and SEEK

Address: 35 Wingfield Avenue, Birdhaven, JHB.
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.bellavista.org.za
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel:    011 788 5454
Type of disability: Specific Learning Disabilities
Service offered: Bellavista School is an independent preparatory school for children with learning potential who are experiencing specific or generalised learning difficulties, which prevent them from achieving success in a mainstream school environment. Through our Bellavista S.H.A.R.E arm, the professional staffs of our school are involved in training others. Bellavista S.E.E.K offers an in-depth assessment service to support parents in gaining insight into their child through educational assessment in the context of a multidisciplinary team. 

Out The Box Learning Centre

Address: 82 Hillcrest Avenue, Blairgowrie, JHB.
Province: Gauteng

Website:www.outtheboxlearning.co.za
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel:    072 720 8696
Type of disability: Behaviour and social challenges, specific learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders
Service offered: We provide an adaptive approach for children from the ages of 6 years and older who are “Out The Box”. Our program includes Maths and English aligned with the CAPS curriculum, with a focus on learning through visual, practical and kinetic methods in all lessons. We have a skills based approach to our afternoon program, where children explore, question and investigate different themes. We aim to provide children with a holistic learning experience, from functional academics to behaviour management so as to increase the overall independence and day-to-day functioning of each child as they approach adulthood.

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

Children's Communication Centre

Address: 5 Jubilee Road, Parktown, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.littlecommunicators.co.za
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel:    011 484 3408
Type of disability: Speech/Language Impairment and Hearing Impairments
Service offered: Clinically driven preschool (3-6 years) catering for speech, language and hearing impairments through small classes and individualised, intensive multidisciplinary therapy. National pre-primary curriculum is followed with adaptations by class teachers to cater to individual needs.

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.

The Key School For Specialised Education (Autism)

Address: 7 Rhodes Avenue, Parktown, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.thekeyschool.org
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel:    011 726 2445 / 082 555 6412
Type of disability: Autism
Service offered: Schooling for children with autism between the ages of 2 - 12 years. Small Classes, lots of individual attention with autistic-specific interventions.

The Talk Shop

Address: 48 Ballyclare Drive, Bryanston
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.thetalkshop.co.za
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel:    011 463 8160
Type of disability: Catering primarily for children with speech and language impairments.
Service offered: The Talk Shop is a specialized preschool that caters for the needs of children with speech and language impairments. We offer speech-language therapy, occupational therapy and physiotherapy if necessary in a multidisciplinary setting. We have 2 classes per age and take between 6 – 10 per class. 

Wandsworth School

Address: 197 Starling Avenue, Boskruin Ext 7
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.wandsworthschool.co.za
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Type of disability: Multiple Disabilities
Service offered: Children with special needs need a very tailored way of learning. At Wandsworth School we pride ourselves in teaching the way your child learns, meeting their developmental and age-appropriate needs through academic, emotional, physical, social and communication input. GDE registered and therapies available on site.

Chrysalis Preschool and Stimulation Centre

Address: 343 Elizabeth Grove, Lynnwood, Pretoria
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.chrysalispreschool.org.za
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Tel:    012 348 8087
Type of disability: Multiple disabilities
Service offered: Adapted schooling, independence training and intensive therapy in a supportive environment to children with a variety of disabilities (3 – 12 years) allowing for an enhanced quality of life for our children and their families.

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.

Flutterbys Special Education and Therapy Centre

Address: 13 Hofmeyer Rd, President park, Midrand
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.flutterbys.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    082 498 6768
Type of disability: Multiple disabilities
Service offered: Registered Mainstream, Remedial & Special Needs School catering for children 18 months to 18 years with the focus on education for the individual, using Sensory Integration, Montessori, AAC and DIR. All therapies available on site, transport and aftercare.

Sunshine Early Intervention Centre

Address: Centres in Craighall, Elsburg & Eldorado Park
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.sunshine.org.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 642 2005
Type of disability: Multiple disabilities
Service offered: What makes us so special is our passion for children with mild to severe disabilities, our holistic approach and our dedicated staff who go out of their way to better understand and service the special needs of each individual child.

L.U.C.C.A (Loved. Uplifted. Carefee. Cherished. Angels)

Address: 45 Susman Ave, Blairgowrie, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.luccaspecialkids.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    072 959 4521
Type of disability: Multiple disabilities
Service offered: Catering for Educational, Vocational & Mobility needs. Multiple disabilities from birth - 21 years. Eight children in a class with a qualified BEd teacher & assistant. IEP’s, CAPS Remedial Classes, Differentiated CAPS Classes, SANASE Vocational Programs, ECD Classes, FUNctional Mobility Classes, On-line Communications Software. Services: OT, ST, PT, Hydrotherapy, Horse-riding, Swimming. Food options available.

Japari: Connecting Teachers who care, with Children who matter

Address: 1-3 Dundalk Ave, Parkview, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng

Website: www.japari.org.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 646-2123
Type of disability: Specific learning disabilities
Service offered: A small independent primary school, catering for children who have not found true success in traditional schools. Our success is achieved through the collaboration of a Trans-Disciplinary Team of Therapists and Teachers, qualified and experienced in learning support. Japari offers small class sizes - maximum 15 in a class, CAPS Curriculum, a full sporting and cultural programme, creating a blended learning environment.

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