Support Organisations - Stammering and Speech Issues

02 August 2017

The British Stammering Association- BSA
http://www.stammering.org
BSA offer support advice to anyone affected by a stammer, as well as parents, teachers, employers and professionals.
Helpline: 0208 880 6590 (lines open Monday 2 – 5pm & 6 – 8pm, Thursday 10am – 1pm & 2 – 5pm)
Email: info@stammering.org

Action for Stammering Children
http://www.stammeringcentre.org/
Specialist services for children and young people who stammer, including the Michael Palin Centre which is internationally recognised for the diagnosis and treatment of children who stammer.

NHS Choices
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stammering/Pages/Introduction.aspx
NHS information on stammering.

Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists
http://www.rcslt.org
The professional body of and for speech and language therapists (SLTs) in the United Kingdom and Ireland`

Health Care & Professionals Council – HCPC

http://www.hpc-uk.org/
The regulatory body for health therapy professionals, including range of independent practitioners from art therapy to speech and language.

Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice
http://www.helpwithtalking.com/Default.aspx
Information for private speech and language therapists.

The McGuire Programme
http://www.mcguireprogramme.com/en
Courses for anyone with a stammer or stutter. See website for fees.

The Starfish Project
http://www.starfishproject.co.uk/
Stammering control training courses in East Sussex, for adults and young people (aged 12 – 16 accompanied by a parent). See website for fees.