The first intensive treatment clinic of 2016, “under new management” with the University of Ottawa Health Services (UOHS), will be held April 25th to May 10th. Another clinic will be offered this summer from July 10th to July 26th. In addition to some full-time clients, we are looking to fill this clinic with a few […]
The next OAPWS meeting will be this Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 7:00pm at Lakeside Gardens. Directions are here. As always, drop ins are welcome. Please let us know ahead of time, if possible, if you plan on attending. You can contact us here. We look forward to seeing you there!
by Stephen Goedhart I have been a person who stutters my whole life. Many people who know me will probably be surprised to learn about this. It is because I use my speech targets – also known as skills – while I speak and thus will come across as speaking fluently. I went through a […]
We are pleased to announce that the Ottawa Family Cinema will have a special screening of the powerful 2012 documentary film, “Bully” on Friday, November 23rd at 7pm. Proceeds from this showing will go to the Marie Poulos Bursary Fund. This fund assists individuals who stutter attend intensive and semi-intensive speech therapy programs at The […]
A reminder that this Friday at 7pm there will be a special screening of The King’s Speech at Ottawa Family Cinema. Winner of four Academy Awards (Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay), this is an excellent opportunity to see this inspiring film– either for the first time, or to enjoy it again.
Local weekly newspaper EMC Ottawa West has interviewed OAPWS member Norm McEwen. The article provides details on our group and our fund-raising activities.