For clinicians

Service leads: Rhiannon Haag & Mark Allinson (Clinical Leads Speech & Language Therapy)
Tel: 0300 300 1771


Clients with swallowing problems require medical or senior allied health professional/nursing referral. Voice clients must see an ear, nose and throat consultant prior to an appointment with speech and language therapy. Clients with other communication difficulties can be referred by GP, consultant, member of their medical team or by self-referral. Referral forms should be emailed directly to Porters Avenue Health Centre via

Criteria: Patients over 18 years old who are registered with a GP in Barking or Dagenham.