Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Children's Speech and Language Therapy (SALT), South - NHS

Type of service:
Health Services
Address:
Highfield Clinical Care Centre, Cliftonville Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 5DN
Telephone number:
01604745029
Email address:
Service description:
The Children's Speech and Language Therapists support children who have communication difficulties. They help them to achieve clear and fluent speech and understand spoken language. Communication is a complex skill and the team use communication aids, signs, symbols, and gestures to support children and young people.

Speech and Language Therapists can also help children who have difficulties eating, drinking and swallowing.

The team work in partnership with parents, teachers, carers, learning support assistants, and childcare workers (and also provide training sessions for them). They create communication targets and practice activities to continue a child’s development at school and at home.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 19 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • Diagnosis
  • Health
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Professional referral
  • Referral management centre (RMC)
Last updated on:
28/09/2017

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