What is it like living with aphasia?

Here you will learn from the real experts –people with aphasia– about life from their perspective. You will learn more about the experience that changed their lives in an instant. Read more about their journey toward full life participation with aphasia.  Prepare to be inspired, educated and enlightened.

If you are reading this and are living with aphasia,  we hope you will find helpful tips from your peers. We know you will identify with the struggles shared and be encouraged in your own journey.

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Barb Cant Shares Her Journey

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 Barb Cant inspires fellow participants of the Roseville MnCAN…
Lynn Besch shows her artwork

Lynn's Artwork on Etsy

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MnCAN Participant, Lynn Besch, has taken her artwork to ETSY! …

Herald Journal News article

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MnCAN is in the news! The MnCAN Lester Prairie Aphasia Conversation…

Rochelle's Stories

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Fall Blog 2017 At the end of July, ten friends and family…
Mike Sorensen

Mike's Speech to Rotary

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Hi, my name is Mike Sorensen I had my stroke 14 mo ago at age…

Sarah's Story

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I was 33 when I had a stroke. Now I have aphasia. Before the…