Resources to Help Children Who Stutter
There are many great organizations that support children who stutter, their families, and others who work with them. Some of the larger organizations and information sites are listed below.
- National Stuttering Association (United States)www.WeStutter.org
The NSA is the largest self-help and support organization in the world for children and adults who stutter, and their families.
- Canadian Stuttering Association
For those whose lives are affected by stuttering, whether friend or family member, the CSA offers education and resources about stuttering, and helps to facilitate the formation of
self-help groups across Canada.
- British Stammering Association
The BSA is the only United Kingdom national organization for adults and children who stammer (stutter), run by people who stammer. The BSA has an Education Officer and even has a
website www.stammeringineducation.net dedicated to assisting teachers to support pupils who stutter.
- Stuttering Foundation of America
The Stuttering Foundation provides free online resources, services and support to those who stutter and their families, as well as support for research into the causes of stuttering.
- Stuttering Home Page
An award winning site. The Stuttering Home Page, created by Judith Maginnis Kuster and maintained at Minnesota State University, Mankato, is dedicated to providing information about
stuttering for both consumers and professionals who work with people who stutter. It includes information about research, therapy, support organizations, conferences & other events,
and much more.
The above list of organizations and web sites is by no means an exhaustive list. Links to many other sites can be found by visiting the above websites, or through the International Stuttering Association’s website www.StutterISA.org.