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Organization: Halton-Peel Community Aphasia Programs  
Phone Numbers: 905-875-8474
Fax: 905-849-0424
Monarch House
1405 North Service Rd E, Unit 103
Oakville, ON
L6H 1A7
Intersection: Joshua Creek Dr and North Service Rd E
Accessibility: Partially Accessible    Partially Accessible
Executives: Dayna O'Kelly - President
Pat O'Kelly - Treasurer
Public Contacts: Brittany Clark - Speech-Language Pathologist
Monarch House
Vanessa Rotundo - Communicative Disorders Assistant
Monarch House
905-849-7993 ext 10713 *
Service Description: Provides conversation group therapy for people with aphasia, an acquired language disorder caused by stroke, brain injury or brain illness * follows a life participation approach - enhancing communication skills and quality of life of people with aphasia * sessions are facilitated by speech-language pathologists and communicative disorders assistants with the support of trained volunteers and students

Aphasia is an acquired language disorder, most often caused by stroke, brain injury or brain illness, that affects a person's ability to communicate * aphasia does not affect intelligence

Fees: Varies by program * inquire via phone
Application: Self-referral, healthcare professionals, family members, caregivers * fill out referral (attached) and fax
Eligibility / Target Population: Adults who can attend a 2 or 3 hour program * medically stable * independent in the washroom and independent with eating and drinking (unless attended by a caregiver * have a means of transportation * wish to improve their communication
Languages: English
Area Served:
Brampton, Burlington, Milton, Mississauga, and Oakville  
See Also: Acquired Brain Injury
Speech and Language

This information was last completely updated on June 15, 2018

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