Sprouting Speech is turning a new leaf!
the last year, we have merged with the Ottawa program and became the:
& Renfrew County
Speech and Language Program
What stays the same?
The referral process stays the
same in Renfrew County.
To refer a child who lives in
Renfrew County for a speech and language assessment, call the First Words
Intake Office at 1-888-421-2222 ext. 5905 or 613-732-7007 ext. 5905.
Services continue to be
offered at various sites across Renfrew County to families of preschool
children (from birth to eligibility for Senior Kindergarten).
Check out the First Words website: FirstWords.ca You can access a wide range of resources and webinars (learning tools), and even find customized content for Renfrew County.
Coming Soon: The First Words
Communication Checkup! This
online screening tool will be available to Renfrew County families by March
KNOW THE SIGNS! ACT EARLY!
1 in 10 preschool
children needs help with speech and language.
you have concerns or questions about your child’s communication,
out the Ages & Stages