You may have been working with a child or young person at the universal and targeted level and now feel that they need more specialist support.  This might be through specialist/advisory teacher or you may feel they need to be assessed by a Speech and Language Therapist

Take a look at the local offer for your area in either Blackpool or Lancashire.

If you are not sure if a referral is needed, or a parent/carer would simply like some advice, you could signpost to our telephone advice service.

Parents/carers can be offered a 15 minute telephone consultation with a speech and language therapist to discuss their concerns.  If, following this discussion, it is felt that a full assessment is needed,  a referral will be completed.  

Parents/carers can request a telephone advice call by calling 01253 951101.