Patient Information

1.    Why have I been referred for Speech and Language Therapy?

Your GP or hospital specialist may refer you to Speech and Language Therapy for help with difficulties in communication and/or swallowing.

 

2.    What does a Speech and Language Therapist do?

A Speech and Language Therapist can help people who are experiencing problems with:

  • speaking
  • language, reading or writing
  • swallowing
  • voice
  • fluency

 

3.    How much support will I get from Speech and Language Therapy in Gloucestershire?

This will depend on your individual needs. Your Speech and Language Therapist will make an agreement with you about how often you need to be seen.

 

4.    Can I receive Speech and Language Therapy closer to home?

Ask your Speech and Language Therapist if you feel it is too far to travel. There might be a Speech and Language Therapist closer to where you live. You may also be eligible for hospital transport.

 

5.    Who do I contact if I need more information?

Please contact your Speech and Language Therapist.

 

Patient Survey

Patient surveys are carried out annually within the Speech and Language Therapy every October - November.

2010

 

Locations

Location 

Opening Times

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

Great Western Road

Gloucester

GL1 3NN 

Monday - Friday 08.30 am - 4.30 pm

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Cheltenham General Hospital

Sandford Road

Cheltenham

GL53 7AN 

Monday - Friday 08.30 am - 4.30 pm

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Cirencester Hospital

Tetbury Road

Cirencester

GL7 1UY 

 

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Dilke Memorial Hospital

Cinderford

GL14 3HX 

 

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Stroud General Hospital

Trinity Road

Stroud

GL5 2HY 

 

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Assessment & Rehabilitation Unit

Tewkesbury Hospital

38 - 39 Barton Street

Tewkesbury

GL20 5QN 

 

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

North Cotswolds Hospital

Stow Road

Moreton-In-Marsh

GL56 0DS

 

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Independent Living Centre

Village Road

Cheltenham

GL51 0BY 

 

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Moore Cottage Hospital

Moore Road

Bourton-on-the-Water

GL54 2AZ 

 

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

Fairford Hospital

The Croft

Fairford

GL7 4BB 

 

Adult Speech and Language Therapy Department

The Pestbury Centre

236 Prestbury Road

Cheltenham

GL52 3ET