Location: Grande Prairie Regional Hospital
Provides people of all ages and their families with communication, eating, feeding, and swallowing, so they can participate in activities that are important to them. Services are for people with developmental and / or medical conditions.Services are for people who need help and may include:
pronouncing speech sounds
using words and sentences to communicate
using gestures, pictures, communication boards or speech devices to communicate
understanding and listening to spoken language
assisting adults to reuse written language after an illness or injury
speaking smoothly and easily (fluency, stuttering)
improving voice quality
eating, feeding and swallowing
consultation, follow-up and referral to other community services
Services are for people who need help and may include:
Grande Prairie Regional Hospital
Monday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Tuesday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Wednesday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Thursday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Friday8:00 am - 4:15 pm
As of December 4, 2021 at 6:00 AM, this service is available at the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital.
Children between 0 years to school age can be eligible for services until they transition into other support services. Children school age to 18 years may be eligibile for select services.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
The waiting list depends on the type of service. Wait time for non priority services can be up to 3-4 months.