Stuttering Awareness Day Oct. 22

Published: 10/16/2019 9:34:15 PM
Stuttering Awareness Day Oct. 22

October 22nd is International Stuttering Awareness Day. Stuttering is the only disability people still laugh at, but we’re working to change that! Just over 70 million people around the world stutter, including more than three million Americans. Most people know someone who stutters, but few understand the condition, what causes it, and how it is treated.

Many famous people, including actors, singers, statesmen and athletes are among those who stutter. One in five children stutter for a time during their development.

For more than 70 years, the Stuttering Foundation has offered trusted information and help for those who stutter.

For more information, visit www.StutteringHelp.org or call 800-992-9392.

Jane Fraser, President

The Stuttering Foundation


E-Edition & Local Ads


Weather


athol forecast

Most Popular


Steve Metcalf used familiarity to win over Hockey East with plan for the future

Social Media




Athol Daily News

14 Hope Street,
Greenfield, MA 01302-1367
Telephone: (413) 772-0261
FAX (413) 772-2906

 

Copyright © 2019 by Newspapers of Massachusetts, Inc.