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A Better Start Southend Speech & Language

Limited Spaces

If you have any concerns in regards to your child's Speech and Language development, and your child is under the age of 4 and you live in A Better Start Ward, please contact us on the details provided.

Due to Covid-19, we are only offering a limited number of face to face appointments. However, we are able to offer a video call appointment using our NHS AccuRx digital platform.

Don't forget to look out for your child's 23 Month Speech and Language Development check invite which will be sent via a text message. 

If you are unsure whether you live within A Better Start Ward, please check out our website to use the simple postcode checker.

Who to contact

Thamesgate House
Victoria Avenue
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Contact Name
A Better Start Southend Speech & Language Team

A Better Start Southend Website



Various venues and Children Centres in Southend within the six Better Start Wards (Kursaal, Milton, Victoria, Westborough, Shoeburyness & West Shoebury)

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Please call to find out session times and dates

Other Details


All of our sessions and appointments are free.


Referral required


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 Last updated: 08 Oct 2020

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