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Any of a number of conditions that interfere with the individual's ability to produce audible utterances to such a degree that the resultant sounds do not serve satisfactorily as the basic tool for oral expression. Speech difficulties fall into several categories: articulation problems in which speech sounds are omitted, replaced by substitute sounds or distorted; voice problems in which pitch, loudness or quality of voice are affected; and fluency problems including stuttering.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Action CenterA nation-wide helpline providing information on detection and treatment of speech and hearing problems. Can refer caller to local speech pathologists and audiologists. Will send out information about speech and hearing free of charge.DauphinAmerican Speech Language Hearing AssociationAmerican Speech Language Hearing Association
Keystone Audiology & SpeechProvides evaluation and treatment of communication disorders, including hearing testing, hearing aid fittings and repairs and more.FranklinKeystone HealthKeystone Health

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