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

Phone number

01268 760252

Operational locations

  • Basildon
  • Brentwood
  • Thurrock


Franklins Way Surgery
2 Franklins Way
SS11 8AU