This short booklet provides information about children and young people who use a variety of different ways to communicate, how you can help support them and where to go for further information. You should read this booklet if you live or work with children and young people whose speech is difficult to understand or who have no speech.
Other Ways of Speaking has been produced in partnership by Communication Matters, The Communication Trust, 1Voice, ACE Centre, The Makaton Charity, Scope and Signalong.
The booklet is free. You can download an electronic copy by following the link below, or order a printed copy from Communication Matters (you only pay postage & packing).
Download Other Ways of Speaking (pdf 4.5MB)
To order printed booklet
For postage & packing and ordering information, email Communication Matters (firstname.lastname@example.org).