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NHS NELFT - Children's Speech and Language Therapy Team

The speech and language therapy service provides specialist assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of communications and/or feeding and swallowing difficulties for children and young adults to the age of 19. The dysfluency service accepts referrals for children and Adults.

The team works with parents,carers, early years practitioners, schools and other healthcare professionals to create a supportive environment for the development of communication skills. The service supports children and young people who are displaying voice disorders, language difficulties, speech and sound difficulties, feeding delays, eating, drinking and swallowing difficulties and delayed language.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Speech and Language Therapy Team
Telephone
020 8430 7970
Website
www.nelft.nhs.uk

Where to go

Address
The Wood Street health Centre
6 Linford Road
Walthamstow
Postcode
E17 3LA
Notes

Public Transport : Mainline train station - Wood Street Bus numbers W16 and 230

Other Information

Costs

Details
Free NHS service

Availability

Referral Details

Referrals are accepted from parents/guardians and professionals in health, education or social care. A Specialist Children's service referral form must be completed (accompanied by a completed Common Assessment Framework(CAF) assessment where appropriate) and signed consent from parent/guardian to share information must be provided.

Local Offer

Description

Children or young Adults who display communication or feeding difficulty. Adults with Dysfluency.

SEN Provision Type
Specialist
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