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Overview Trafford Community Services Adult Therapies Trafford Adult Speech and Language Therapy Service

Trafford Adult Speech and language Therapy Service

Our service is for people  over 18 who live in or are registered with a GP in Trafford.

Patients may present with concerns around swallowing function (Dysphagia) and /or communication difficulties.

These difficulties may arise as a result of varied diagnoses including Stroke, Dementia, Progressive Neurological Conditions, Respiratory Disease and Head and Neck Cancers.

Patients can self-refer for communication problems but a medical referral is required for dysphagia, either from GP, consultant or SLT colleague transfer.

The service provides assessment, diagnosis and management of these disorders in the community setting. This includes clinic appointments, visits to own home, and nursing or residential care homes.

Education, training and support are an important aspect of our intervention alongside direct therapy.

Contact Information

Address
Trafford General Hospital
Moorside Rd
Davyhulme
M41 5SL
Tel:
0300 323 0303
Fax:
Parking Available:
Yes

Opening Hours

8:30 – 4:30

Referral Methods

  • Self referral
  • GP
  • Health professional