For participants to:
- Have a greater understanding around the impact of deafness on an AAC user.
- Gain insight into the complexities of deafness and the translation of sign into English.
- Hear a unique and inspiring journey of how motivation and encouragment has played an enormous role in the development of the English language for an AAC user with sensory impairment.
Hard work, commitment, energy and motivation have been key factors in the success of our journey. Meeting people along the way, and learning and developing our own skills, has also been fundamental.