Children's Speech and Language Therapy in Birmingham

As a school we work closely with the speech and language therapy team in Birmingham. 

Please have a look at the following website to find a wealth of information and advice.

https://www.bhamcommunity.nhs.uk/patients-public/children-and-young-people/services-parent-portal/birmingham-slt/

 

Speech and Language Advice Line

  • Are you the parent/carer of a child or young person with speech, language or communication needs and/or eating, drinking and swallowing concerns?
  • Are you a professional or member of school staff/children’s workforce involved with supporting children and young people with speech language communication needs and/or eating and drinking concerns?

 

If so, you can contact the speech and language therapy team for advice, strategies and support.

The phone line is open 24 hours a day and a short message can be left. Qualified speech and language therapists are available to respond to messages on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 9am and 4pm on:

0121 466 6231

They will be able to provide advice, information and resources.

The child/ young person you are calling about must be:

  • aged 0-18 years (or up to 19 only if in full-time special school education)
  • registered with a Birmingham GP or attending a Birmingham School.       

Speech and Language Advice videos 

https://www.bhamcommunity.nhs.uk/patients-public/children-and-young-people/services-parent-portal/birmingham-slt/slt-videos/

 

Learning to Talk - NHS Guidance 

Click on the link below for a simple guide to language development from 0-5, with handy tips for how families can help. 

https://www.nhs.uk/start4life/baby/learning-to-talk/3-to-5-years/?WT.mc_ID=PR_Organic&s=03#anchor-tabs

 

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