March of Dimes Canada

Site: Peterborough

Service: Aphasia and Communication Disabilities Program

Description
Description (Service) Communication support groups for people who have Aphasia - a communication problem that can happen due to stroke or other types of brain injury. 
Aphasia may affect a person's ability to understand others, speak, read or write. Groups give members an opportunity to share their ideas and opinions about a variety of topics and current events and a chance to practice their speech and develop friendships.
Service Details
Hours Thu 9:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-3 pm
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
People age 19 or older who have aphasia or other acquired communication disorder due to stroke, traumatic brain injury, or brain disease.
Application Contact for details
Languages English
Fees None ; Contact for details
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Northminster United Church
300 Sunset Blvd
Peterborough, ON K9H 5L3
 
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Intersection Sunset Blvd and Northminster Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-773-7758
Toll Free Phone 1-800-567-0315
Website www.marchofdimes.ca/acdp
Primary Contact Sara Piotrowska, Speech Language Pathologist
Alternate Contact Laura Barnes, Team Leader
Volunteer Coordinator Maryam Iqbal, ACD Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: (Business) ext 6266 * Toll Free (Business) 647-223-4960; Fax: 905-773-3746; Email: miqbal@marchofdimes.ca
Mailing Address c/o Aphasia and Communication Disabilities Program 
March of Dimes Canada 
13311 Yonge St, Suite 202 
Richmond Hill, ON L4E 3L6

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