We know that you are working hard to stay safe and healthy, take care of your families, meet the needs of the individuals you serve, and find creative ways to connect from a distance. ASHA members’ and volunteers’ safety is our top priority, and we’re here to help you during this uncertain time. Check for the latest updates and resources, including on telepractice.

Please contact the Action Center (800-498-2071 or with any questions.

Child Speech and Language

Most children develop speech and language skills within a specific age range. A child who takes longer to learn a skill may have a problem.

Learn more about what to expect from your child from birth to 5 years old.

Speech-language pathologists, or SLPs, can help your child.

To find an SLP near you, visit ProFind.

Find out more about child speech and language…

Speech Disorders

Language Disorders

Early Detection

Medical and Developmental Conditions

Communication Options

Additional Resources