Speech & Language Development Australia (SALDA) is the nation’s peak body supporting and advocating for the needs of children and young people with speech, language and related disorders.
For over 40 years our not-for-profit organisation has developed a unique, multidisciplinary approach to helping children and young people with Language Disorder to find their voice.
When people have a voice their thoughts, feelings and aspirations are recognised by others. They possess the capacity to make an impact, both on their own personal situation as well as the broader community, through their actions and words.
Our vision is to be the leader in ensuring extraordinary outcomes, beyond what anyone imagined possible, for children and young people with Language Disorder.
The educational and therapeutic services of SALDA include a series of School Support Services that are delivered throughout Queensland, with bases in Brisbane and Townsville. The Occupational Therapist is a professional within the School Support Services (SSS) multidisciplinary team, supporting appropriate educational outcomes for students with Language Disorder. The…read more