COVID-19 hub

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the RCSLT has been working to provide the speech and language therapy community with relevant and up-to-date resources and information relating to novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

RCSLT surveys and reports

Sustained impact of COVID-19

Report on the longer-term impact of the pandemic (January 2022)

Post-COVID syndrome

An updated report on the needs of on service users with long COVID (January 2022)

Long COVID and speech and language therapy

Our report on the impact of long COVID (May 2021)

Follow-up survey on impact of pandemic

Our third survey specifically looking at members’ wellbeing (February 2021)

Impact of the pandemic on service provision

RCSLT surveys on the ongoing impact of COVID-19 (April 2020)

Building back better report

Speech and language therapy services after COVID-19 (March 2021)

News stories and statements

COVID-19 oral history project

In late 2021, the RCSLT was given the opportunity to pursue an oral history project

RCSLT responds to NHS England’s updated post-COVID guidance

Call for speech and language therapy to be embedded in all post-COVID clinics

Playing a part in long COVID rehabilitation

Sophie Chalmers and Fiona Gillies reflect on their work in long COVID rehabilitation

Update on transparent face masks

New information on the availability of transparent face masks

Reducing health risks in the post-pandemic workplace

A new statement from the COVID Airborne Protection Alliance (CAPA)

RCSLT calls for UK COVID-19 Inquiry terms of reference to be strengthened

Update from the RCSLT in alliance with CAPA and BOHS