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KiwiChat Groups

KiwiChat Groups are for AAC users to join together for a fun filled session of learning and sharing. KiwiChat Groups are held around the country at regular intervals. 

KiwiChat Group session aim to offer people who use AAC tools additional support in their journey to become competent communicators.

People who would benefit from KiwiChat Days are:

  • Students who have been referred to TalkLink (are on the waitlist or are having an assessment at the moment).
  • People who have already had a TalkLink assessment and have a communication system, but would like to improve their communication and/or meet other people using AAC.
  • People who are able to participate in a busy environment for several hours.
  • Support people who will be able to stay the whole time and take part in the activities and who want to learn more about modelling and using communication systems.

To Register, please scroll to the bottom of the page, and select the option from the drop down menu. 

Upcoming KiwiChat Group Events:

Christchurch Junior KiwiChat Day, Wednesday 28th August, 10am - 11:30am

Mohoao Room, Te Hapua, Halswell Library, 341 Halswell Rd, Halswell

Theme: Games Day

Download the invite here

Bay of Plenty KiwiChat Day, Wednesday 28th August, 9:45-11:45am

Greenpark School, 13 Lumsden St, Greerton, Tauranga

Theme: Marine

Download the invite here

Christchurch Senior KiwiChat Day, Wednesday 11th September, 10:00 - 11:30am

Sydenham Room, South Library, Colombo Street, Christchurch

Theme: Work and jobs

Download the invite here