Welcome to Speech and Language Therapy for Children and Young People.

Contact Us

Speech and Language Therapy For Children and Young People (CYP)

Our main office:

The Willows, Children, Young People and Families Centre, Crichton Royal Hospital, Dumfries. DG1 4TG.

Tel: 01387 244530

We also have offices at:

Garden Hill Primary Care Centre, 2 Garden Hill Road, Dumfries.

Tel: 01556 505701

Newton Stewart Health Centre, Creebridge, Newton Stewart. DG8 6NR.

Tel:01671 402504

Lockerbie Health Centre, Victoria Gardens, Lockerbie. DG11 2BJ.

Tel: 01576 205537

You can contact us on our main departmental email:



For general support you can contact our Advice Line

Telephone: 01387 220013 - Wednesdays 2-4pm

email: dumf-uhb.talk-adviceline@nhs.net

Useful Links

Helpful advice and information on speech, language and communication development and support can be found on the websites below:

https://www.stammering.org/ http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/ http://www.afasic.org.uk/
http://www.autism.org.uk/ I-Can.jpg http://playtalkread.scot/
https://www.thecommunicationtrust.org.uk/ http://www.hanen.org/Home.aspx

What We Do

Our Service offers a range of supports for children and young people with communication and/or swallowing needs. We work in partnership with them, their families and a range of other agencies in a variety of ways:

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Latest News


Following our service re-design in June 2016 we now offer...

Early Language and Speech Sound Drop-Ins
Communication Problem Solving Drop-Ins for parents
Consultation for Education and Partnership Nursery staff
A new training schedule for Education

You can now also find us on:


Look out for us at our Roving Road Shows. We've already been to D&G College Campuses in Dumfries and Stranraer and are planning to visit lots more venues across the region in the coming months.

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