Help with communicating and speaking

Help with communicating and speaking

Aphasia New Zealand Charitable Trust

Services, support, education, information and advocacy for New Zealanders with Aphasia

Aphasia Hubs (support meetings) in Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin and Wellington; other meetings and support for people with aphasia in Lower Hutt, Christchurch, Rodney, and Kapiti - contact details.

Aphasia Software Finder
Tavistock Trust for Aphasia (UK) - Links to a huge variety of software and apps for personal computers, smartphones and tablets to aid communication for people with different forms of aphasia


Aphasia training at home online


Christchurch Stroke Club speech-language therapy sessions
Stroke Foundation of New Zealand
Contact details from Stroke Foundation Southern Region office

Volunteer speech-language therapists
Waitemata DHB Speech Language Therapy - About the service

New Zealand Speech-language Therapists’ Association
NZSTA website

Rotorua Aphasia Group

Stroke Foundation of New Zealand
Contact details from Vivienne Witt (Rotorua Community Stroke Advisor)


Virtual Speech Center (USA)
Suite of aphasia and related apps (currently for Apple devices only - prices are in US$)