Children’s Feeding and Swallowing – South Essex

Our children’s feeding and swallowing team provides a coordinated and multidisciplinary service for babies and children with feeding and swallowing difficulties


Who the service provides for

Children under the age of 16 [under 19 with a statement of special educational needs] where there is concern regarding
– Safety of swallowing
– Problems with sucking or chewing
– Sensory feeding difficulties
– Problems positioning for feeding
– Growth and nutrition
These difficulties may be associated with any congenital, development or acquired diagnosis


Email address

nelftcomplaints@nhs.net

Phone number

01268 760252

Operational locations

  • Basildon
  • Brentwood
  • Thurrock

Address

Franklins Way Surgery
2 Franklins Way
Wickford
SS11 8AU

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