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About The Speech & Stuttering Institute

The Speech and Stuttering Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for those with speech and stuttering challenges.

Sign up now for Summer Fluency Program!

Registration is now open for The Speech and Stuttering Institute’s 2018 Stuttering therapy programs for children, teens & young adults  SCHOOL-AGE SUMMER FLUENCY PROGRAM (9 – 13 yrs): July 9 – 27, 2018 Monday through Fridays, 9:00am – 12:00pm  + 10 follow up sessions for 1 year INTENSIVE FLUENCY PLUS PROGRAM (14 yrs - adult): July 2 – [...]

2018-01-25T16:39:44+00:00 January 25th, 2018|

Bargains Group Warehouse Sale in support of SSI

New this year! Shop at the Bargains Group Friends and Family Warehouse Sale November 17-December 23, 2017 and show them this flyer and 10% of  the value of what you purchase they will donate to The Speech and Stuttering Institute! All the information with the times and location are on the flyer, with a $5 coupon for [...]

2017-11-08T16:04:31+00:00 October 31st, 2017|

Walk & Run for Stuttering Awareness

2018 Walk & Run for Stuttering Awareness The 7th Annual Walk & Run for Stuttering Awareness, to raise money for The Speech and Stuttering Institute will take place on Sunday, September 23, 2018 in Toronto, Ontario! Register by creating a fundraising page here. Once your page is created, you can start fundraising to support your walk or run! Please note there is a [...]

2018-02-23T15:36:06+00:00 August 17th, 2017|

SSI Golf Classic

Please join us for Golf Classic 2017! All proceeds will support our speech and stuttering programs. Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017. Time: 11:30 a.m. Location: Bathurst Glen Golf Course, 12481 Bathurst Street, Richmond Hill, ON Cost: $100 (tax receipt issued for the maximum allowable amount) Space is limited! Please RSVP by August 30th, 2017 to Loriellen [...]

2017-09-12T21:25:36+00:00 July 18th, 2017|

The Robert Kroll Retirement Dinner  

Please join us to honour Bob Kroll and celebrate his over 40 years of dedicated service to people with speech challenges! Robert Kroll Retirement Dinner Date: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017. Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: Wildfire Steakhouse, 3438 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON Cost: $100 Space is limited! Please RSVP by October 3rd, 2017 to Loriellen Karam at [...]

2017-07-12T20:20:57+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|

Welcome our new Interim Executive Director!

Message from Dr. Robert Kroll: I am very pleased to announce that Margit Pukonen has accepted the position as the Interim Executive Director The Speech & Stuttering Institute. Margit has worked at SSI since it opened its doors in the 1980's. She has been a front line clinician, managed the clinical programs and has overseen [...]

2017-06-23T19:54:50+00:00 June 18th, 2017|

May is Speech and Hearing Month

#COMMUNICATEAWARENESS May is Speech and Hearing Month in Canada! Each year, Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) leads an initiative to raise public awareness about the work of speech-language pathologists, audiologists and communication health assistants and increase knowledge regarding communication health issues. This May, people across Canada are participating in the #communicateawareness social media challenge, a [...]

2017-05-25T23:20:06+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|

Camp Summer Speak 2017

Speech Camp Information 2017 Speech Camp is for children who have completed their JK or SK year and would benefit from additional support for oral language, early literacy and speech development.   All activities are group based and provide opportunities for children to develop language and literacy skills, and to practice carryover of speech goals they [...]

2017-05-25T23:20:06+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|

New! Stuttering Therapy via Telepractice

We are excited to announce the launch of our new telepractice treatment option for fluency disorders. As the reputation of The Speech & Stuttering Institute has grown, we have received more and more requests from people across the province who find it difficult to attend our programs in person. As such, we are offering assessment [...]

2017-05-25T23:20:06+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|