Early Intervention Community Speech Pathology Program
Services offered: The program aim to address service gaps by improving access to speech pathology assessment for socio-economically vulnerable families and other vulnerable groups such as CALD and Aboriginal families and children from families. The program involves outreach screening and assessment services to targeted playgroups and child care centres.Children will be screened and assessed by a qualified Speech Pathologist for communication difficulties and developmental delays.
Eligibility: Vulnerable children aged 0-5 years and their families attending playgroups, child care centres and other community settings within LHD boundaries.
Providers: There are three separate programs administered by SLHD, SESLHD and SCH speech pathology services.