National Stuttering Association®

The National Stuttering Association (NSA) provides support, friendship, and information to the stuttering community.


The NSA® is the largest non-profit organization in the world dedicated to bringing hope and empowerment to children and adults who stutter, their families, and professionals, through support, education, advocacy, and research. Our vision is to build on our position as the preeminent organization for supporting people who stutter.

Who We Help

Local Chapters

Local support groups are a proven way to build self-confidence, practice speaking in a safe environment and explore new ways to cope with stuttering. Our motto: If You Stutter, You are Not Alone®, is what our local support groups are all about!

Career Success

The WeStutter @ Work initiative from the NSA seeks to eliminate the many workplace stigmas to improve employment outcomes for people who stutter. Through a series of programs, the NSA is informing, inspiring and equipping people who stutter to improve their workplace opportunities.


The NSA is the preeminent organization for supporting people who stutter through support, education, advocacy, and research.


The NSA is here to serve as a source of support, education, information for all family members, including kids, ‘tweens, teens, siblings, parents, and other loved ones.

Pathologists (SLP)

Stuttering is complicated, and treating it can be a challenge. At the NSA, we believe that SLPs can help people to successfully cope with stuttering.


As the largest stuttering support organization in North America, we are advancing both knowledge and understanding of stuttering


Our Resources

Although there is no simple cure for stuttering at this time, people who stutter can learn to speak more easily, feel better about themselves and their speech.



The NSA Annual Conference is a life-changing event for adults, children, families, and friends who share stuttering as a common bond.

Our 2022 NSA Annual Conference in Newport Beach, CA will bring the stuttering community together for an exhilarating and unforgettable time!


Upcoming Events