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Al-Noor: Centre for Autism

Address: 11 Arum Street, Arcon Park, Vereeniging, Vaal Triangle
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.al-noorcentreforautism.co.za
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Tel: 084 736 2187
Type of disability: Autism, Intellectual Disability, Speech and Language Impairment
Service offered: AL-NOOR CENTRE FOR AUTISM is a private day school and therapy centre for children with Development Delays, ADHD/ADD, Autism ,Social communication Disorder, Speech Delays and Sensory Integration. We cater for children from the age of 3. We believe a child that is unable to speak or one that struggles to communicate still has the ability and the right to learn.

Amaani and Friends Centre

Address: 116A Kruger Avenue, Lyttelton, Centurion
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.facebook.com/Amaaniandfriends
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Tel: 076 873 2128 / 076 817 9196
Type of disability: Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Multiple Disabilities
Service offered: We welcome all disabilities, as every child deserves a fair and equal chance. We work with the parents and create an individual program for each child to help him/her reach their full potential. We offer stimulation through play so children can learn as their play. We offer support/guidance and assistance to parents. Age group: from 2 years up, meeting the needs of our pupils as they grow into their twenties. School runs throughout the year, there are no holidays.

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 Program for people with Autism

Address: 12 York Ave, Craighall Park, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.appautism.org
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Tel: 082499 7012
Type of disability: Young adults on the Autism Spectrum
Service offered: The Adult Programme for People with Autism (APPA) is a daily enrichment programme for adults with moderate to severe Autism who are unable to independently perform the tasks required of adult life without additional prompting and support. APPA’s mission is to prepare young adults over the age of 18 for life outside of the schooling environment, by developing the skills and behaviours required for these adults to be able to maximize their potential, in line with our philosophy of life-long learning. We are based within the fabulous facilities of the REEA Foundation in Johannesburg. Our programme is varied, incorporating daily living, communication, social and pre-vocational skills and behaviours, as well as many community based activities.

Apricot Tree: Centre For Stimulation and Development

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

Website: www.apricottree.co.za
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: Apricot Tree Centre strives to provide the highest quality service; enabling each learner to reach their full potential no matter the challenges they may face. We cater for learners aged 3 - 25 years with unique disabilities who are often not accepted in the public or mainstream special needs schools. We set out to nurture hearts and support families with special needs children by creating opportunities for movement in many different ways and as often as possible - by setting out individualised sensory environments to meet the unique needs of each learner - by assisting our young adults in equipping them with the skills needed to empower them to be independent and to feel accepted in society.Our learners, like trees, stand tall and strong; spreading their roots deep and stabilising themselves in order to weather the toughest of storms.

Arden Academy

Address: 32 Maciness Road, Glenferness, Midrand
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.ardenacademy.co.za
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Tel: 076 140 1382
Type of disability: Multiple Disabilities, Developmental Delay, Specific Learning Disabilities, Autism
Service offered: Arden Academy offers a unique, country farm setting, catering for children from 6 weeks to grade 12. We offer Baby, Junior, Primary and High school options. Specialised teachers and very small classes facilitate flexible, practical and individualised learning. Holistic education with co-curriculars such as Art, Music and Sport is offered. Aftercare and holiday programmes also available.

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.

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

Beautiful Minds Learning Centre

Address: 15 Ophir Road, Plumstead
Province: Cape Town
Website: www.bmlearningcentre.co.za
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Tel: 021 797 1096
Type of disability: Intellectual and physical disabilities
Service offered: We strive to meet the educational, social and vocational training needs of children who have intellectual and physical difficulties within our loving learning environment. Our learners are treated with dignity so that they enjoy happiness and quality of life.We work with learners from the age of 5 - 18 years of age. Alternative no 083 338 8079

Bellavista SCHOOL, SHARE and SEEK

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

Website: www.bellavista.org.za
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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. 

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.

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
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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

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

Chrysalis Preschool

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.

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, Language Delay & Mild Developmental Delay.
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 environment 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.

EduExcellence - Noordhoek

Address: Noordhoek Main Rd & Hou Moed Ave, Noordhoek
Province: Western Cape
Website: www.eduexcellence.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, ADD, ADHD, Dyslexia, Aspergers
Service offered: Small classes (max 12) from Grade RRR to 9. 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 follows an integrated CAPS/Cambridge curriculum.

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 - Noordhoek

Address: Noordhoek Main Rd & Hou Moed Ave, Noordhoek
Province: Western Cape
Website: www.eduexcellence.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.

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.

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

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

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.

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, Blind, Visual & Hearing Impaired, Social & 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. Diverese methodologies. Services: OT, ST, PT, Hydrotherapy, Swimming. Open Mon - Friday 7:30am - 5pm. 

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 Camelot Nursery School

Address: 18 Chervil Ave, Annlin, Pretoria
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.littlecamelotnurseryschool.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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.

Little Forest Centre: For Children with Special Communication Needs

Address: 29 Rembrandt St, Petervale, Bryanston, Johannesburg
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.littleforestcentre.com
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 082 872 8742
Type of disability: Speech or language impairment, complex communication needs
Service offered: Little Forest Centre caters for children with complex communication and developmental difficulties from the age of 2 years. We work on an Individual Education Program designed for each child with the help of Occupational, Speech Therapists and a developmental protocol which covers all developmental and learning areas. Adapted curriculum can be used for school age children who do not cope with the academic requirements of remedial schools.

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.

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:    066 254 3757
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 since 2011. 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, Developmental Impairment, Speech / Language Delay
Service offered: With over a decade in education, our proven programme offers individualised learning for ages 3 to 10. We include HANDLE® therapy, speech facilitation, and movement-based learning, among other approaches. We focus on academia and life skills, and ensure a nurturing environment. Mindstretch Preschool aims 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

Peterhouse Special Needs School

Address: 168 Trichardt Road, Parkrand, Boksburg
Province: Gauteng
Website: peter.house
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 068 293 4852
Type of disability: Multiple disabilities, Physical impairments, Developmental delay, Intellectual Disabiliities, Autism
Service offered: Private Co-educational. English / Afrikaans Medium. Grade R - 7. Focused Programmes for each individual learner. “A family Unit” working together. Comfortable classrooms for the children.Very secure facility. Improve children’s development. Help them learn to socialize with other children and make friends. Exciting new activities. Loving and caring atmosphere. Enrolments now open for 2020

Queen Butterfly Foundation: Centre for Children with Profound Disabilities

Address: 1166 Umfolozi Road, Helderkruin, Roodepoort
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.queenbutterfly.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 081 795 7531
Type of disability: We cater for all chidlren with all types of profound disabilities: Traumatic brain Injury, multiple disabilities, physical impairments, illness.
Service offered: To provide a safe and loving stimulatory environment for special needs children and young adults (aged 4 to 25 years old) with profound mental and physical disabilities, where they are treated with respect, dignity and consideration; with the express purpose of elevating their level of functionality through the creation and implementation of an expertly and uniquely designed stimulatory programme for each child. Bus service within 15km of the Centre.

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.

Stepping Stones Educare Therapy Centre

Address: Othello drive, Fourways
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.steppingstonestherapy.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 071 470 7236
Type of disability: We cater for all chidlren with all types of disabilities: Autism, Developmental Delay, Physical Impairments, Brain Injury, to name a few.
Service offered: We offer home schooling to children with special needs and disabilities. We offer individualized learning programs with one-on-one and group learning. we combine therapeutic approaches with schooling, to achieve optimal results. We offer speech therapy, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, play therapy, therapeutic swimming, music classes and horse riding. Limited spaces available.

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.

The Academy for Learning

Address: 29 Goldbourne Road, Kenilworth, Cape Town
Province: Western Cape
Website: www.academyforlearning.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 074 130 8374
Type of disability: Autism, Developmental Delay,Speech/Language Impairment
Service offered: Catering for children from 3 years old, we offer pre Grade R to Grade 7 classes. AFL is a small, private learning facility that has developed an innovative approach to education. Learning environments are designed with each child specifically in mind. The AFL blends teachers and therapists to provide the ultimate level of support

The Bridge Assisted Learning School

Address: Cnr Soho Lane & Robert Bruce Road, Beverley AH, Sandton
Province: Gauteng
Website: www.thebridgeschool.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 010 005 5559
Type of disability: Emotional Disturbance, Specific Learning Disability, Speech / Language Impairment
Service offered: The Bridge School is an Learning Assisted School catering for students who face certain leaning barriers and social or emotional challenges. Using a Neurodiverse approach, The Bridge School provides a premium, inclusive education for students with diverse needs. High School launching in 2021.

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 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.

The Living Link: Training Centre for Adults with Learning Challenges

Address: Johannesburg: No 1, 17th Street, Parkhurst. Cape Town: 55 Morningside Street, Pinelands
Province: Gauteng & Western Cape

Website: www.thelivinglink.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    JHB: 011 788 8249 CPT: 021 532 1812
Speciality: Training centre for adults with learning and intellectual impairments.
Field of interest: We are a training centre for adults with intellectual impairments offering a life skills and work readiness training programme.

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. 

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.

Wandsworth School

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

Website: www.wandsworthschool.co.za
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Tel:    011 793 6310
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.

Whizz-kidz Special Needs Centre

Address: 5 Gordon Rd, Hatton Estate, Pinetown
Province: Kwazulu Natal

Website: www.whizz-kidz.co.za
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 082 565 2440
Speciality: Autism, Intellectual Disabilities, Multiple Disabilities.

Service offered:  We provide a nurturing and stimulating environment in which children with multiple or severe disabilities, and those with pervasive developmental disorders will receive appropriate and effective educational intervention in order to ensure optimum development.

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- 12)  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.

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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