1% of the world’s population stammer yet women who stammer are outnumbered by about 4 or 5 to 1 by men. That makes us very special indeed. Today is International Women’s Day and to mark it Irish Stammering Association want to celebrate some famous women who have at some point in their lives stammered. These women can … [Read more...] about International Women’s Day – Let’s celebrate!
The Irish Stammering Association are running another information night (with a view to setting up support/self-help groups) next week in Laois. Tuesday, 6th March 2012, 8pm in the Maldron Hotel, Portlaoise, Co. Laois. Speakers on both nights -ISA Committee Members, Councillor Michael Ryan, Templemore and Sarah … [Read more...] about Portlaoise Information Night – Tuesday 6th March
The Northern Ireland Support for Stammering and Dysfluency are meeting in Ten Square, Donegall Square South (corner of Adelaide St) Belfast, every 1st Monday from 6-9pm. People who stammer as well as family and friends of those who stammer are welcome to attend For details contact... Mandy at: … [Read more...] about Northern Ireland Support Group
A very enjoyable meeting took place in Templemore last night! Thanks to Councillor Michael Ryan, who made all feel very welcome at the first of our Midlands Support Groups. People who stuttered attended the event and spoke about how stammering impacted on their lives. There was a very positive atmosphere and those … [Read more...] about Templemore Information Night
Irish Stammering Association are delighted to announce that they have secured funding from The Ireland Funds (www.theirelandfunds.org) to set up a special Telephone Support Group for Women who Stutter. When it comes to stuttering behaviour, women are in the minority as nearly 4 times as many males as females stutter. … [Read more...] about Telephone Support Group for Women who Stutter
ISAYiT! drama group for young people who stammer is back! We start up again Wednesday 15th Feb with Gaiety School of Acting (5.30-7p.m.) for 7 weeks (€60). New members welcome! For details drop us a line... 0851857721 / firstname.lastname@example.org … [Read more...] about ISAYiT is back!
Do you stammer? Or know someone who stammers? Why not come along to our informal Information Night In Templemore Arms Hotel On Tuesday 21st Feb. 2012 At 8pm Sharp All Welcome Speakers on the night will include; Cllr.Michael C. Ryan Templemore & Sarah McCormack Portlaoise. Organised by the Irish Stammering … [Read more...] about Information Night in Templemore
Declan Whelan, a mature student is currently completing the 4th and final year of a BSc Honours degree in Applied Psychology in the Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology. He is conducting a research project and is looking for participants. Project_Details … [Read more...] about Research Project – Participants Required
National Stammering Awareness Day 2011 takes place on October 22nd in the Aisling Hotel Dublin. This year’s theme is ‘Sharing Stories, Changing Perceptions’. Irish Stammering Association is proud to be taking part in the day and encourages all those challenged by stammering to attend. Families and friends of are … [Read more...] about National Stammering Awareness Day, 2011
The eagerly awaited Issue #5 of ISA’s newsletter is out now! This edition of the newsletter contains an address by our chairman, Stephen Greene. National Stammering Awareness Day will take place on October 22nd and we preview this annual event, which is always a great success. ISAYiT! have been busy, even producing … [Read more...] about ISA Newsletter, Issue #5