Guitarist Erik Patterson is among the talented guests who will perform at the York Durham Aphasia Centre’s 20th anniversary celebration of communication through art, music, words and dance.
The fundraiser will be held at the Lebovic Centre of Arts and Entertainment - Nineteen on the Park on Nov. 7, starting at 6:30 p.m. Actor and singer Whitney Barris and Stouffville dance collective Motus O will also star in the fundraising event, which will include an show of artwork by YDAC clients and a silent auction.
Aphasia is a language disorder that can impair a person’s speech and make it hard for him or her to understand the speech of others. It can also impair reading and writing abilities. It is a common result of a stroke, head injury or brain disease.For tickets and information call 905-642-2053.