Clinics & services
Speech and Language Therapy - Adult Services
Therapy for adults with speech, language and communication issues. For children's services please see under children's speech and language therapy.
Adults with a range of speech, language, voice, communication and swallowing disorders e.g. those following stroke, progressive neurological problems, head and neck cancer or the elderly.
Additionally in North Tyneside services are provided to adults with congenital neurological disorders, dementia and to those who stammer.
Full range of community settings including clinics, homes, nursing homes, community hospitals and community bases. Acute hospital services including inpatient and outpatient services at North Tyneside, Wansbeck and Hexham general hospitals.
Monday - Friday 8.30 - 5.30pm
Fax referral to 0191 2952702. Outpatient voice/ ENT referrals need ENT consultant opinion first - referral to be sent to Speech Language Therapy department at North Tyneside General Hospital or faxed to 0191 2932712.
See individual referral forms for each locality/hospital base contact information, or call:
Alnwick Infirmary 01665 626717
Berwick Infirmary 01289 356644
Morpeth Cottage Hospital 01670 395610
Blyth Community Hospital 01670 396434
Hexham General Hospital 01434 655084