Welcome to SHANS!

SHANS is the professional association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists of Nova Scotia.

Our mission is to pursue an environment in which Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology professionals can meet their collective potential and support the communication needs of all Nova Scotians

Find a Speech-Language Pathologist or Audiologist

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 Find out about Upcoming EventsHelpful Resources, and Careers in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

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Patient Resources

The Patient Resources section will soon be set up to help visitors from the public to find helpful information and resources concerning Speech and Hearing topics. Users will be able to view:

  • What to expect on your first visit
  • Member Articles on Speech & Hearing
  • Advice from our member professionals
  • Help in locating a Practitioner

News & Announcements

SLP Article in The Globe and Mail September 2, 2015

This article by Oliver Sachgau raises an important issue – the lack of speech-language pathology services for children. Children and adults with communication impairments in Nova Scotia face similar challenges accessing speech and language services. The Speech and Hearing Association of Nova Scotia currently has 229 active members who are Speech-Language Pathologists. The SLPs provide […]