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  • June Newsletter

    Conference Registration, Awareness Month, and more!   Apraxia Awareness All Year Round A Letter from Our Executive Director     Dear Friends: I write to you today with immense gratitude for your strength as a community who comes together, celebrates, and raises our children up again and again. The entire month of May was Apraxia Awareness […]

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  • April Newsletter

    Conference Registration, Awareness Month, and more! Facebook           Website        Twitter    A Look Back, A Look Forward A Letter from Our Executive Director     Dear Friends: As I pass the six month mark of my time at Apraxia Kids, I cannot help but reflect on how tremendously impressed I have […]

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  • February Newsletter

    Apraxia Conference Scholarships, Free Webinar, and more! Facebook        Website        Twitter   On Our Horizon in February: A Letter from Our Executive Director     Dear Friends:  I write to you from our very busy office in the hills of Pittsburgh! Our staff is working full speed ahead and thrilled to have so […]

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  • January Newsletter

    CASANA’s goals for 2018, social media updates, and more Facebook Website        Twitter Supporting Our Community in 2018: A Letter from Our Executive Director     Dear Friends: Let me begin by wishing each of you a Happy New Year. This is the time of year that allows us to imagine what the year can […]

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  • December Newsletter

      CASANA’s vision for the future, celebrating the holidays, and more. Facebook       Website        Twitter A Letter from our Executive Director     Dear Friends: As the Holiday Season approaches and this year comes to a close, I am filled with gratitude for each and everyone of you.  2017 brought many changes to […]

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  • CASANA WELCOMES NEW PERMANENT EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

    Angela Grimm joins the organization on October 23, 2017. Pittsburgh, PA | October 10, 2017 – The Board of Directors of the Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) is honored to welcome and introduce Angela Grimm as our new permanent Executive Director. Ms. Grimm is a gifted and competent non-profit executive with […]

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  • Look for the Helpers in Times of Disaster

    What can we do to help? We watched as the Gulf Coast, the Southeast, and the Caribbean Regions were decimated by hurricanes. We watched as wildfires in California, Montana, Oregon, and Washington State burned over 2 million acres of land.  In our office in Pittsburgh we stared wide-eyed at each other as far away friends […]

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  • Dave Hammer Participates in Sign Language Panel at University of Pittsburgh

    On April 21st, Dave and Kenda Hammer participated in a panel presentation at the University of Pittsburgh on the use of sign language with hearing children. Sarah Steward, an undergraduate freshman at Pitt with an intense interest in sign language, invited the Hammers to contribute to her project by drawing upon their experience using sign […]

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  • CASANA Welcomes Interim Executive Director Michele Atkins

    Dear friends and family of CASANA, The Board of Directors of the Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) is honored to welcome and introduce Michele Atkins as our new interim Executive Director. Ms. Atkins is an accomplished nonprofit executive veteran with expertise in nonprofit transitions. She has graciously agreed to work with […]

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  • CASANA Board of Directors Thanks Founder and First Executive Director, Sharon Gretz

    To the families and friends of children with CAS: With a heavy heart, the Board of Directors of CASANA announces the resignation of Sharon Gretz as CASANA’s Executive Director. We are eternally thankful for her undying support and commitment. CASANA evolved from a group of families and professionals who desired to positively impact the lives […]

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