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Speech & Language Therapy (Children’s)

Speech and Language therapists work with children and young people who have speech and language impairments and difficulties. Therapists work across a range of areas to diagnose and treat these conditions.

This service is for children and young people aged 0 to 16 years. 

The speech and language therapy service offers help for children and young people with

  • Language difficulties or language disorder (e.g. Developmental Language Disorder)
  • Speech sounds difficulites
  • Stammering/stuttering
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder or Social communication differences
  • Selective mutism
  • Mild, moderate or severe learning difficulties
  • Hearing Impairment

Please visit their website or call for more information.

Referral Details

Professionals working with families or parent/carers in Wandsworth can make a referral using the referral form under the downloads section above and email to Please note, the child you are referring must be registered to a Wandsworth GP. If making a transfer referral from another borough’s SLT service, please include the most recent report for the child

You will be contacted by our admin team or a speech and language therapist once your referral has been triaged and assigned to a Speech and Language Therapist.


If you have any queries in the meantime, please email

We will return your email or if you would prefer, please detail a suitable time to call you and the number to call you on.  Alternatively please leave a voicemail on 020 8725 8042.  This voicemail is checked regularly.

The team provide support for families and staff from a variety of settings, so that they can help the child to reach their full potential in their everyday lives. Please see the below links for more specific information about the service you require.

Speech and Language Therapy Early Help Team (Under 3s)

Developmental Language Disorder Information & Support

Community and Clinic Speech and Language therapy Service ( Early Years)

Mainstream Primary Speech and Language Therapy Service

Mainstream Secondary Speech and Language Therapy Service

Secondary Stammering Service (Speech and Language Therapy)

Speech and Language Therapy Service for Deaf Children and Young People

Therapies for children in special schools

Wandsworth Community Feeding Service

Who to contact

Parent Organisation
Children's Specialist Therapies

Where to go

St. John's Therapy Centre
162, St. John's Hill
SW11 1SW
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Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm


Referral required

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Last updated: 20 Feb 2024