Congress speech pathologists can look at the way your child understands, talks and plays with others. They also look at how your child uses their muscles for eating and drinking.
Aboriginal children and young people, from 0 to 18 years old may be able to see a speech pathologist through Congress, with a referral from yourself, doctor or child health nurse or your child’s school or teacher.
Speech pathologists can see eligible clients at a Congress clinic, at home, at school or in the community, it’s your choice.
Children who have an NDIS plan can also see a speech pathologist if they have it in included it in their plan.
For more information
Call 8951 4459 or talk to your child’s doctor, child health nurse, school or NDIS case worker.