Markham Stoufville Hospital Child Development Programs

Resources – Speech & Language

Voice

Resources in this section explain when to seek support if your child’s voice seems husky, hoarse or “stuffy” and some strategies you can start with at home.

VIDEO – Becka’s Hoarse Voice

Did you know that kids don’t only get a hoarse voice from yelling?  Colds, allergies and asthma can also lead to a hoarse-sounding voice.  What does that sound like?  Have a listen to this little one: