Speech & Language Therapy

The Speech and Language Therapy Service provides assessment, advice, direct and indirect Meet our teaminterventions for patients with speech, language and communication disorders.

The Speech and Language Therapy Service considers the role of parents, carers and other significant people to be vital in maximising effective communication. Much work is therefore concerned with working to improve communicative ability by training and supporting those in the person’s communicative environment.



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Where service is delivered

This service has an administration base at Hadleigh Clinic.
Clinical services are run from nine different locations across south east Essex.

Hours of operation

09.00 to 17.00 Monday to Friday.

How to contact service

Contact the administration team on 01702 578614
Contact Clare Baxter, Secretary to the principal Speech & Language Therapist on 01702 578607

How to access the service

Please ask for a referral from one of the following:

For pre-school children: a healthcare professional (e.g. hospital consultant, GP, health visitor) via a completed referral form, or a written report.
For school age children: Via a completed CAF.

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