AAC Contacts in NHS Scotland

Each NHS Health Board in Scotland has a person who is designated as the ‘AAC Lead’ for that local area. (NB if a contact for your area is not publicly listed here, ACiP:S could still put you in touch with someone, so email ACiP:S directly)

  • NHS Ayrshire & Arran – Linda Page, Speech & Language Therapist/ AAC Lead, Ayrshire & Arran AAC Resource, Irvine. Tel: 01294 274191 Email: Linda.Page@aapct.scot.nhs.uk.
  • NHS Borders – Meriah Hobbs,  Speech and Language Therapist/AAC Lead, Church Street, Earlston TD4 6HR. Tel: 01896 840200. Email: Meriah.hobbs@borders.scot.nhs.uk
  • NHS Dumfries & Galloway – Joanne Service, AHP Manager for Children and Young People/ AAC Clinical Lead, The Willows Children and Family Centre, Chrichton Royal Hospital, Glencaple Road, Dumfries. Tel: 07739226135 Email: joanne.service@nhs.scot .
  • NHS Fife – Hilary Munro, Interim Service  Manager/Speech and Language Therapy / AAC Lead, Cameron Hospital, Windygates. Tel:  01592 226784, email: hilary.munro@nhs.scot .
  • NHS Forth Valley – Elaine Crighton Speech & Language Therapist / AAC Adviser, Stirling.  Tel: 01786 434116 Email: elaine.crighton@nhs.scot.
  • NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde-Claire McPeake, Speech and Language Therapist, c/o SCTCI, Westmarc Building, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital,1345 Govan Road, Glasgow G51 4TF,Tel: 0141 201 2618  Claire.McPeake2@ggc.scot.nhs.uk
  • NHS Grampian – Pamela Cornwallis, Principal Speech and Language Therapist Lead AHP/ AAC Lead, Aberdeen Tel: 01224 310582 Email: pamela.cornwallis@nhs.scot.
  • NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde – Kirsty Smart, Professional Lead for Speech and Language Therapy.  Email: kirsty.smart@ggc.scot.nhs.uk.
  • NHS Highland – Morag Tait, Speech & Language Therapist / AAC Lead, Inverness. Tel: 01463 705424 Email: morag.tait@nhs.scot.
  • NHS Lanarkshire – Pauline Downie, Professional Lead, Speech & Language Therapy/ AAC Lead, Cumbernauld. Tel: Tel 01236 794108/4 Email: Pauline.Downie@lanarkshire.scot.nhs.uk.
  • NHS Lothian – Deborah Jans, AAC Lead / Coordinator, Keycomm, Edinburgh. Tel: 0131 311 7130 Email: Deborah.Jans@ea.edin.sch.uk.
  • NHS Orkney –  Elizabeth Morris, Lead Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist, Orkney Health and Care,The Balfour, Foreland Road, Kirkwall, KW15 1NZ Email: Tel: 01856 888239  elizabeth.morris4@nhs.scot 

  • NHS Shetland – Shona Hughson, Speech and Language Therapist/AAC Lead, Shetland. Tel: 01595 744242 Email : shona.hughson@nhs.scot.
  • NHS Tayside – Bernadette Brophy-Arnott, Speech and Language Therapy Manager, Adult Learning Disabilities Service/AAC Lead, Dundee. Tel 01382 346005 X 30261 Email: Bernadette.brophy-arnott@nhs.scot.
  •  NHS Western Isles – Catherine Byrne, Speech and Language Therapist / AAC Lead, Stornoway. Tel: 01851 708280 Email: catherine.byrne@nhs.scot