Including: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee

Regional Adult Chapter Coordinator:
Kevin Chambers: kbchambers2@gmail.com

Regional Family Chapter Coordinator:
Steven Moates: stmoates20@gmail.com

Alabama

Birmingham: Adults – meetings are held on the 4th Sunday of each month* from 3:00PM – 4:30PM at 3057 Lorna Road – Suite 220 Hoover, AL 35216. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Chapter Leader Deborah Boswell at deborah@deborahboswell.com. *On occasion, we will re-schedule a meeting from the 4th Sunday.

Gulf Coast/Foley: Adults – Meetings are held on the 1st Wednesday of each month from 6:30-8:00PM at Foley Public Library – Upstairs Board Room (319 E. Laurel Avenue Foley, AL 36535). For more information contact Chapter Leader Lucy Reed at lucyandmike2018@gmail.com / (609) 848-3382.

Mobile/Baldwin County: Adults – Meetings are held periodically at the the University of South Alabama Speech and Hearing Clinic – Health Sciences Building Room # 1119 (5721 USA Drive North Mobile, AL 36688). For more information, including meeting dates, contact Chapter Leader Jeremy Hyde at jeremyhyde3@gmail.com.

Florida

Boca Raton: Adults – Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month from 7:00 – 9:00pm at the College of Education Building – Room 428, Florida Atlantic University, 777 Glades Road Boca Raton, FL. For more information, please contact the chapter leader Dale Williams at dwilliam@fau.edu/561-297-3238.

Broward County (South): Family (ages 7-18) & Adult (18+) Chapter – Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:00PM at 6100 Griffin Road Davie, FL 33314.  For more information, contact Chapter Leader Susan Moldow at Moldow1@bellsouth.net.

Jacksonville: Adults – Meetings are held the first Thursday of the month from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Southeast Public Library – 10599 Deerwood Park Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL. For more information, contact Chapter Leader Shayan Khatibi at SNKhatibi@gmail.com / (904) 302-3429 or visit the Jacksonville Chapter Website.

Jacksonville: Teens (ages 13-17) – Meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of each month at 6:00PM at Southeast Public Library – 10599 Deerwood Park Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL.  For more information contact Chapter Leaders Claudia or Dr. Robin Edge at jaxtwst@gmail.com / (561) 222-3768 (please leave a message).

Miami: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday every month from 6:30PM – 8:00PM. For more information, including meeting location, contact Chapter Leader Angela Medina at NSAMiami1@gmail.com, or visit the NSA Miami Facebook page.

Naples: Family (ages 7-17) & Adult (18+) Chapter – Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7:00-8:30PM at OMNI Balanced Life Center (720 Goodlette-Frank Road #205 Naples, FL 34102).  For more information contact Chapter Leaders Jennifer Groh (jmgroh91@gmail.com / 508-314-9107) and Susan Cochrane (freedomtospeak@frontiernet.net / 585-329-0616).

Orlando: Adults – Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month from 7:00 – 8:30 pm at the Innovation Center Building – 3280 Progress Drive Suite #500 Orlando, FL 32826.  For more information contact Chapter Leaders Kevin Chambers at kbchambers2@gmail.com or Martine Vanryckeghem at 407-823-4808/martinev@ucf.edu.

Palm Beach: Teens (ages 13-17) – Meetings are held periodically at 10800 N. Military Trail #Suite 213 Palm Beach Gardens, FL  33410. For more information, including meeting dates, contact Chapter Leader Liz Blake at lizpblake@att.net.

Tallahassee: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 11:00AM at Red Eye Coffee – 1122 Thomasville Road Tallahassee, FL 32303.  For more information contact Chapter Leader Ian Collins at ianj2434@gmail.com / (850) 320-3507 or visit the Tallahassee NSA Facebook page.

Tampa: Meetings are held the third Wednesday of every month from 7-9pm. Location: University of South Florida, Communication Sciences and Disorders Building, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., Tampa, Florida 33620. For more information please contact chapter leader Delroy McPherson at mcphersonfamilym@verizon.net.

Georgia

Athens: Adults – Meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6:00-8:00PM at Sips Espresso Bar (1390 Prince Ave. Athens, GA 30606). For more information contact Chapter Leader Elizabeth Wislar at ElizabethWislar395@gmail.com or visit the Athens NSA Facebook page.

Atlanta: Families (ages 6-17) – Meetings alternate between formal meetings and social outings, and are held monthly on Sunday afternoons. For more information, including meeting dates and locations, contact Chapter Leaders Genna Hall, Chelsea Guerin, and Denise Deitchman at NSA.Family.ATL@gmail.com.

Atlanta: Adults – Meetings are held on the 4th Friday of each month. The chapter meetings alternate between formal discussion-oriented meetings and social activities. Formal meetings are held at Georgia State University-College of Education 30 Pryor St SE, Atlanta, GA 30303. Social are in the downtown Decatur area. Please contact Derek Mitchell at dlmitchell3001@gmail.com to confirm meeting details or for more information.

Kentucky

Bowling Green: Adults – Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:00-7:30PM at the Western Kentucky University – Academic Complex (1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101). For more information contact Chapter Leaders Carl Coffey (434-515-3049 / CCoffey11@gmail.com) or Colin Waid (615-579-6992 / Colin.Waid25@gmail.com).

Mississippi

There are currently no active chapters in this area. If you are interested in starting a chapter, please contact the appropriate coordinator above.

Tennessee

Knoxville: Families (ages 7-17) – Meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 12:30-2:30PM at Lawson McGhee Library (500 W. Church Avenue Knoxville, TN 37902).  For more information contact Chapter Leader Randy Ferguson at aviationmechanic1@gmail.com / (865) 804-0928.

Knoxville: Adults – Meetings are held on the last Thursday of each month at 5:30PM at the UT Hearing & Speech Center – 1600 Payton Manning Pass, Knoxville, 37996. For more information contact Chapter Leader Tricia Hedinger at thedinge@uthsc.edu.

Nashville/Middle Tennessee: Adults – meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of each month at 6:00 in the Ministry House of Glen Leven Presbyterian Church – 3906 Franklin Road, Nashville, 37204.  For more information contact Chapter Leader Eugene Johnson (eejsr313@hotmail.com).

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