NHFT's Children's Speech and Language Therapy Services support children and young people (0–19) who have speech, language, and communication difficulties. This might include difficulties with:
- Understanding language
- Using language
- Communication and interaction
- Dysfluency (stammering)
- Speech sounds
- Social skills
The team also help children and young people who have eating and drinking difficulties. Some children they support may have identified needs such as cleft palates, hearing impairments, or special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
The team works closely with parents, carers, and other professionals to help you help your child. This may include workshops, training, assessment, group, and/or individual therapy sessions.
Who is this service for? Children and young people from the age of 0 to 19.
How to access this service: Referrals can be made by health, social care, and education professionals via the Referral Management Centre (RMC). For further information on referrals and how to access the Children's Speech and Language Therapy Services, click here.
Children's SALT - Brackley
Brackley Health Centre, Halse Road, Brackley NN13 6EQ
Children's SALT - Corby
Willowbrook Health Centre, Cottingham Road, Corby NN17 2UW
Children's SALT - Daventry
Danetre Hospital, London Road, Daventry NN11 4DY
Children's SALT - Kettering
Sudborough House, St Mary's Hospital, London Road, Kettering NN15 7PW
Children's SALT - Northampton (Newland House)
Newland House, Campbell Square, Northampton NN1 3EB
Children's SALT - Northampton (St James Clinic)
St James Clinic, 116 St. James Road, Northampton NN5 5LQ
Children's SALT - Northampton (Weston Favell Health Centre)
Weston Favell Health Centre, Billing Brook Road, Northampton NN3 8DW
Children's SALT - Rushden
Rectory Road Clinic, Rushden NN10 0AE
Children's SALT - Towcester
Brook Health Centre, Swinneyford Road, Towcester NN12 6HD
Children's SALT - Wellingborough
Isebrook Hospital, Irthlingborough Road, Wellingborough NN8 1LP