Speech Pathology Service

Referral Criteria

Speech Pathology Service is available to clients aged 0-18 years residing within the Mid North Coast Local Health District. Some outreach services may be provided.

Clients who are eligible for, or are currently receiving speech pathology from any other service are only eligible to access one service. This includes clients currently receiving private speech pathology services.

Speech Pathology Service provides assistance with communication or feeding problems.

For example:

  • Early/infant feeding difficulties
  • Language delay/disorder
  • Articulation (ability to speak clearly) difficulties
  • Stuttering
  • Social language
  • Pre-reading skills
  • Priorities and waiting times for service apply.


Services available at these locations

Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour Health Campus
345 Pacific Highway,
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

Phone 02 6656 7200

Monday to Friday 0800 to 1630

Hastings Macleay Area

Port Macquarie Community Health Campus
19-31 Morton Street
Port Macquarie NSW 2444

Phone 02 6589 2245

The intake line operates:

Mondays 9.00am – 12.30pm
Wednesdays 1.00pm – 4.30pm



Macksville Community Health
100 Darruya Road
North Macksville NSW 2447

Phone 02 6568 2677

Monday to Friday 0800 to 1630