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Happy-Talk Speech and Language Therapy

"Happy-Talk" supports local children and young people who have speech, language and communication difficulties by providing assessment, therapy, reports, programmes and guidance in the child's home, nursery, school or "Happy-Talk" centre.

They also provide:

  • School based speech and language therapy services
  • Workshops for parents such as Hanen's "It Takes Two to Talk", "More than Words".
  • Training for practitioners in schools and nurseries, either bespoke or certificate and accredited training such as ICAN's "Talk Boost", ICAN "Early Talk", ELKLAN courses.
  • Screening programmes for Children's Centres, nurseries and schools
  • Interventions for settings, i.e. whole school interventions to support pupils speech, language and communication needs. 
  • Free "awareness raising" presentations
  • Web-based support for families and practitioners 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Gillian White
Contact Position
Director
Telephone

E-mail
help@happy-talk.co.uk
Website
www.happy-talk.co.uk

Where to go

Name
Layton Hill Nursery,
Address
55, Carr Gate
Thornton-cleveleys
Lancashire
Postcode
FY5 1LB
Notes

Happy Talk Ltd are based at Layton Hill Nursery in Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire. Our Team deliver speech and language therapy support across North Lancashire and South Cumbria.

We can see children at the centre in Cleveleys or in the child's home, nursery or school anywhere within North Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday to Friday 9 am -17.30 pm
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon

Other Details

Costs

Details

Please contact us for further information. Mobile: 07983587528 E-mail: help@happy-talk.co.uk

Availability

Referral Details

Please contact us to find out how we may be of assistance, by telephone: 07983587528 or e-mail help@happy-talk.co.uk. If you wish to make a referral, please complete the "Referral Form" which is available on our website:

www.happy-talk.co.uk

Other notes

We are a local, reputable and experienced specialist team of Speech and Language Therapists.

"The Happy Talk Team work together to offer you over 134 years of combined experience in supporting children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties.”

“We are here to support children and young people living across the North West, including Lancashire and South Cumbria who have speech, language, social and communication difficulties.”

“Our team comprises specialist, highly specialist and principal speech and language therapists who work together to share their skills, knowledge and experience to support the children and young people referred to our service”

 

Local Offer

Description

We are a local, reputable and experienced specialist team of Speech and Language Therapists.

The Happy Talk Team work together to offer you over 134 years of combined experience in supporting children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties.

We have extensive experience of providing "Universal", "Targeted" and "Specialist" Speech and Language Therapy Services.

We are committed to collaborative working in partnership with families and professional colleagues.

We are here to support children and young people living across the North West, including Lancashire and South Cumbria who have speech, language, social and communication difficulties.

Our team comprises specialist, highly specialist and principal speech and language therapists who work together to share their skills, knowledge and experience to support the children and young people referred to our service.

Some of the specialisms within the team include:

Prevention / Promotion- Enriching all children's speech, language and communication skills.

- Speech, language and communication difficulties arising from developmental conditions including general  developmental delay, genetic conditions, Autism and Cerebral Palsy.

Phonological delay

- Phonological disorders

- Language Delay

- Specific Language Disorder

- Eating and drinking difficulties in children

- Social Communication Difficulties

We have qualified Speech and Language Therapists trained to deliver parent programmes aiming to empower families to help with their child’s speech, language and communication needs.

We have many years of experience in delivering Accredited and Certificate Courses to those practitioners who work with children and young people.

Happy Talk undertakes audits of professional standards of practice and performance. All staff have enhanced DBS checks, (Disclosure and Barring Service) are members of the Health and Care Professions Council and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists.

Contact Name
Gillian White
Contact Telephone
07983587528
Contact Email
help@happy-talk.co.uk
Links
https://www.happy-talk.co.uk/
Local Offer Age Bands
Early Years (3-4 years)
Birth (0-2)
Secondary (11-15 years)
Adulthood (16-25)
Needs Level
High
Medium
Low
SEN Provision Type
Specialist
 Last updated: 24 May 2020