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What does Communication Matters do?

Communication Matters is involved in a wide range of activities, including:

  • Campaigning: for equitable national provision of AAC services and equipment
  • Roadshows: UK-wide programme of update days on AAC development, run in partnership with commercial members.
  • Conference: annual conference for people who use AAC, family members, and professionals.
  • Study Days: training days in specific areas of interest and 'hot topics' in AAC.
  • Publications: series of leaflets, range of journals, books and DVD
  • E-News: the latest news on AAC, delivered monthly by email.
  • AAC Forum: ask questions and share knowledge about AAC with others online.
  • Small Grants: available for not-for-profit projects that further the aims of Communication Matters.
  • Research: undertaking ground-breaking AAC research projects.
  • Alan Martin Award: made annually to a person who uses AAC and has made a significant contribution to the creative arts.
  • ISAAC: Communication Matters is the UK Chapter of the International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication.

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