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Feb 01, 2016, 15:57 ET

Stuttering Foundation Launches ID Card for People Who Stutter

 The Stuttering Foundation today announced the creation of a free identification card available to all those who stutter. It is designed to...

Jan 11, 2016, 11:09 ET
New year, new fear.

2016: New Year, Old Fears

 For many people, ringing in the New Year brings hope and joyful anticipation.  But for those who struggle with stuttering, the old fears...

Oct 22, 2015, 08:00 ET

Foundation Salutes Press for Focus on Stuttering

 The Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announced the winners of its 2015 Awards for Excellence in Journalism today in...

Sep 08, 2015, 13:33 ET

Stuttering Foundation's 24th Annual Media Awards Competition

For the 24th consecutive year, the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announces it will recognize journalists for excellence in...

Jan 13, 2015, 13:57 ET

Cleveland Decision has "Chilling Effect" on Stuttering Community, says Foundation

Jane Fraser, President of the Stuttering Foundation, issued the following statement concerning the Cleveland police cadet reportedly prevented from...

Oct 15, 2014, 11:58 ET

Help is 'Always Available' for Global Stuttering Community

"Each year, International Stuttering Awareness Day gives us such a wonderful platform to remind the global stuttering community about our...

Oct 09, 2014, 09:55 ET

Help for Stuttering is as Close as Your Computer

 The following is a letter by Jane Fraser, president of the Stuttering Foundation: Dear Editor, International Stuttering Awareness Day is...

Jul 29, 2014, 13:04 ET

One-Stop Shopping for Stuttering

As teachers, parents and students prepare for the start of the new academic year, the nonprofit Stuttering Foundation, the leading charitable...

May 27, 2014, 14:20 ET

Stuttering Foundation Announces 2014 Journalism Award Winners

The Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announced the winners of its 2014 Awards for Excellence in Journalism today.  "Journalists...

May 13, 2014, 22:12 ET
Stuttering Foundation President Jane Fraser (second from left) honors authors Scott Damian, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, Anna Olswanger and Vince Vawter during its National Stuttering Awareness Week gala at the Lotos Club in New York City. (PRNewsFoto/Stuttering Foundation)

Stuttering Foundation Honors Four Courageous, Inspirational Authors

 To celebrate National Stuttering Awareness Week, May 12-18, the Stuttering Foundation (www.StutteringHelp.org) honored four authors whose...

May 12, 2014, 08:36 ET

Foundation Reminds Us "People Who Stutter Can Do Amazing Things"

 Today marks the start of National Stuttering Awareness Week, which runs May 12-18, according to the Stuttering Foundation. Traditionally, the...

May 06, 2014, 17:22 ET

Byron Pitts Leads the Way 'From Stuttering to Success'

Jane Fraser, president of the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, had the following reaction to the interview by Katie Couric of ABC...

Feb 26, 2014, 13:03 ET

Minding Miss Manners: Advice for Speaking with a Person Who Stutters

This week, the nationally-syndicated advice column "Miss Manners" advised readers on speaking with a person who stutters. Judith Martin, the...

Jan 27, 2014, 09:27 ET

Stuttering Foundation's 23rd Annual Media Awards Competition

For the 23rd consecutive year, the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announces it will recognize journalists for excellence in...

Dec 13, 2013, 18:00 ET
Stuttering Foundation President Jane Fraser with the Mega Million tickets Friday.  (PRNewsFoto/The Stuttering Foundation)

Jackpot!! Donor Sends Stuttering Foundation 200 Mega Millions Lottery Tickets - Drawing Tonight

To show appreciation for the services it provides, an anonymous donor sent the Stuttering Foundation (www.StutteringHelp.org) 200 Mega Millions...

Oct 15, 2013, 08:45 ET

Just What the Doctor Ordered: Help for Kids Who Stutter Sent to 53,727 Pediatricians

"This is one of the most helpful pieces that I have been sent in my 27 years of private practice," wrote a doctor from Washington...

Sep 03, 2013, 08:45 ET

Early Intervention is Still the Answer for Children Who Stutter

Why is my child stuttering? Will he outgrow it? Does she need professional therapy? Did I cause his stuttering? How can I help? Current, timely...

Aug 26, 2013, 09:56 ET

A Blunder from Down Under: Stuttering Foundation Warns Parents Not To Be Misled By Headlines Surrounding Australian Study on Preschoolers' Stuttering

 While the findings are important to the stuttering community, the headlines topping reports about a new Australian study on preschoolers'...

Jul 24, 2013, 17:01 ET

Stuttering Foundation: "By George, He Has Big Shoes to Fill!"

 Jane Fraser, president of the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, had the following reaction to the naming of the most recent...

May 21, 2013, 15:26 ET

Stuttering Foundation Announces 2013 Journalism Award Winners

The Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announced the winners of its 2013 Awards for Excellence in Journalism today.  "Journalists...