English language support

Support for students from non-English speaking backgrounds

The English as an Additional Language or Dialect program provides support for students of non-English speaking backgrounds and their families at schools and new arrivals centres. The program helps students to take the curriculum in mainstream education through:

  • language and literacy support
  • bilingual support
  • community support through community liaison officers
  • educational psychology support
  • interpreting and translating services.

For information on these types of support and how to access them please contact the English as an Additional Language or Dialect team:

Phone: 8226 2937
Email: decd.eald@sa.gov.au
Fax: 8226 3830


Related information

On this site

People from non-English speaking backgrounds
Early childhood education and care
Schools
Ethnic schools
Financial assistance

Other websites

Migrant services - Education - Multicultural SA
Migrant Resource Centre of South Australia


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Page last updated 29 November 2016

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Department for Education and Child Development
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