Speech and Language Therapy


About us

Our speech and language therapy service is provided by Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust.











Our therapists, practitioners, assistants and admin support workers work together to deliver high quality services for adults and children who have:

  • Speech, language and communication difficulties
  • Eating, drinking and swallowing difficulties (dysphagia)


Everything you need to know about the Speech and Language Therapy Service.

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Adults Service

For concerns about speech, language, communication or swallowing affecting adults in Derby City or Derbyshire, please contact us. Click 'Contact Us' below for details.

Patient Stories
Training We Provide


Are you interested in voluntary work with people with communication disabilities?

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Childrens Service

If you are worried about a child's speech, language, communication or swallowing, please contact us.  Click 'Contact Us' below for details.

About Us

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Guidance for Schools

Referral Form

Advice Sheets

Useful Links


Patient Stories

Training We Provide


Careers Information

Find out more information about Speech and Language careers.

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General Contact Info

To speak to us about anything else please contact us at:

Babington Hospital
Derby Road
DE56 1WH

Phone: 01773 525079


Speech and Language Therapy bases and contact numbers:
Base Babington Hospital 01773 525079 for Amber Valley and South Dales
Base Ilkeston Community Hospital 01159512435 for Erewash
Base Manor Store 01332 287054 for Derby City and Southern Derbyshire
Base Newholme Hospital 01629 817924 for North Dales and High Peak
Base Walton Hospital 01246 515554 for Chesterfield and NE Derbyshire


Public Patient Involvement

Tell us what you think!

If you have anything you would like to tell us about our service, please let us know.

You can write, email or phone us. Please see the 'Contact Us' box for details.

Get Involved!

You can also take part in our Public Patient Involvement Group

People who have used our services and staff from the service meet together 4 times a year to discuss the feedback we collect, and decide what we need to do to make our service better.

We pay travel expenses and provide free hot drinks.

Please 'Contact Us' if you want to find out more or come along

How are we doing?

Please click the links below to see what people are saying about our service.

Patient Feedback Summary

Patient Feedback Full Report 


Feedback Form

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