Speech Pathology for Kids - Happy Hippos®

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Does your child have problems with speaking, understanding, eating, drinking, stuttering and/or socialising?

Our Happy Hippos® highly qualified and experienced speech pathologists can help.

How old does my child need to be?
Happy Hippos® offers speech services to children until they attend Primary School.

How does it work?
Happy Hippos® speech pathologists will meet with your child to undertake an initial assessment. From there, they will create a program working towards your child's goals.

Do I need a referral to see a speech pathologist?
Not at Happy Hippos®.  Self-referrals can be made by calling Connect Health & Community on 03) 9575 5333.  Alternatively if you do have a referral from your Maternal and Child Health Nurse, Paediatrician or Early Childhood Educator, this information can be passed on to our speech pathologists when you come for your child's appointment.

Where do the speech therapy appointments take place?
Appointments are available at Connect Health and Community in Bentleigh East.  There may be times when your speech pathologist can arrange to visit your child at home, childcare or kinder.

How much does kids’ speech therapy cost?
Starting from just $10, the fees you pay depend on a number of factors, including your income. Please contact us on 03 9575 5333 to find out more.

Do you provide speech pathology services for adults?
We do not currently provide speech pathology for adults. 

Request a booking or a callback or call us on 03 9575 5333.

 

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