THANK YOU for your interest in applying for a grant from Small Steps in Speech!

Since 2013, Small Steps in Speech (SSIS) has been honored to partner with Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) to award grants for speech therapy to families of children with apraxia. Thanks to our partnership with CASANA we have awarded over $340,000 to families across the country. 
SSIS would like to extend a huge thank you to CASANA for helping us help so many children.  In this season of thanks, we are grateful for the opportunity of CASANA and SSIS to have worked hand in hand fulfilling the mission of each organization.


To better serve children with speech and language disorders, Small Steps in Speech will accept applications on behalf of children between 3 and 22 years of age at the time of the application deadline and families with a combined household income under $125,000 and will no longer accept applications from organizations, effective November 2, 2016.

Please note that if you are applying for a grant for the February 1st deadline you will receive an email as to the outcome of the application’s review by March 30th.  In the event your child is awarded a grant, the effective date of the grant contract will be 

April 21, 2018.

Reminder that the next deadline for applications is May 1.

If applying by fax, please contact us at  or 888 577-3256 to confirm receipt.

For more information, please see our FAQs.


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