The Aphasia House at the University of Central Florida, a unique facility offering  innovative therapy for individuals with aphasia — the loss of speech resulting from a stroke or other neurologic injury — will hold an Open House.

The facility will open its doors for tours from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 28.

The Aphasia House is located in the Research Pavilion at 12424 Research Parkway in the Central Florida Research Park in Orlando.

The event is free and open to the public.

The Open House will include a reception and presentations, beginning at 5:30 p.m, in the building’s main lobby. Among the invited speakers is Nancy Helm-Estabrooks, Sc.D., a nationally known expert on aphasia.

The Aphasia House was established in UCF’s Communication Disoders Clinic in July 2010.  To learn more, visit

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