In its recent round of funding cuts Dr. Jack Kitts CEO of the Ottawa Hospital announced that the Stuttering Treatment Clinic will close at the end of October 2015. Reasons given by the Hospital for closing the clinic are that stuttering is not an illness requiring medical expertise and that the Hospital’s mandate is to […]
The Ottawa Race Weekend is one of Canada’s premier race events and takes place every year near the end of May. The above photo shows Norm McEwen with some of the 2012 team members from the Stuttering Treatment Clinic. Standing tall as always among others, Norm was a long time advocate for people who […]
As many of you know, Norm McEwen died unexpectedly last fall. This year the “Talking About Stuttering” team at the Stuttering Treatment Clinic in Ottawa is fundraising in the 2015 Ottawa Race Weekend in memory of Norm. I will always remember the first time I met Norm. Not an auspicious encounter for what later became […]
Members of OAPWS are participating in the 2013 Ottawa Race Weekend to raise money to enable teens and adults who stutter attend semi-intensive and intensive speech therapy programs at the Stuttering Treatment Clinic Centre.
Ottawa Public Library will hold a presentation on Talking About Stuttering at their Nepean Centrepointe Branch on April 27, 2013
Members of the Ottawa Association of People Who Stutter are taking part in the 2012 Ottawa Race Weekend