You are here

Free copies of new booklet about AAC now available

Submitted by admin on 21 June 2011 - 7:10am

Not all children can speak, but they can still have a voice

Other Ways of Speaking

This June has seen the launch of Other Ways of Speaking, a new information booklet for parents and professionals that provides information on the different ways children and young people with little or no speech communicate, how to support them and where to go for further information and help.

Free copies can be ordered or downloaded at - we would ask you take this opportunity to raise awareness about AAC to health and education professionals and your/their clients.

Seeking a new Chair for 1Voice

Submitted by Peter Head on 5 June 2011 - 5:57pm

1Voice1Voice is looking for a new Chair with enthusiasm and passion for supporting families and growing an organisation that touches the hearts of many people. 

After 12 years as the Chair, Katie Clarke is wishing to stand down, making room for some fresh blood and ideas; she will support the new Chair in their role for up to a year and will be available to work alongside them when needed.

For more information please contact

Call for Papers: RAatE 2011

Submitted by Peter Head on 5 June 2011 - 12:40pm

You are invited to submit papers, case studies or posters on a range of topics for the RAatE 2011 conference, including:

  • Services – Aspects of Service Delivery
  • Developments & Challenges in Wheelchair Services
  • New Service Demands: Commissioning of Re-ablement & AT Services
  • Emerging Technologies & Recent Advances in AT
  • Case Studies of Innovative AT in Practice.