The Community Adult Speech and Language Team is a countywide service with access to highly specialised therapists.
We help people with vital communication and swallowing skills.
We provide expert diagnosis and treatment of oro-pharyngeal dysphagia. This may include:
Following expert diagnosis we can:
We work with people who have:
We can also provide high quality specialist training for professionals and others.
The adult speech and language therapy referral form (DOCX, 56 KB) is for health professionals including GPs. Email the competed form to our referrals team. Alternatively a referral letter can be sent to the same address.
You may self refer by sending an email to the above address, or you can call 01872 246 993. We will ask your permission to contact your GP or other health professional to ensure we are in a position to provide the best care for you.
Visit the International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative website for guidance, leaflets and ideas around how to modify food and fluid for safer swallowing.
We provide services from the following locations.