Resources

SEP 01 2020

New Zealand Vocab files

Posted by: Paula Shennan in High Tech Resources

01 September 2020

TalkLink have made some changes to some standard vocabularies to allow for New Zealand vocabulary to be used. These are available for CAT1 assessors on funded devices.

TalkLink have made some changes to some standard vocabularies to allow for New Zealand vocabulary to be used. These are available for CAT1 assessors on funded devices.

AUG 28 2020

Resources for COVID-19

We know that many of us are feeling anxious or nervous with the latest developments around the COVID19 Pandemic. These feelings may also be felt by the people we are working with, some of which may find it difficult to unders...

We know that many of us are feeling anxious or nervous with the latest developments around the COVID19 Pandemic. These feelings may also be felt by the people we are working with, some of which may find it difficult to unders...

JUN 02 2020

Tip of the Month - June 2020 - AAC and Aphasia

People with aphasia benefit from visual supports, also called augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), to help them understand language, express themselves, and support reading and writing. Historically, compensatory...

People with aphasia benefit from visual supports, also called augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), to help them understand language, express themselves, and support reading and writing. Historically, compensatory...

APR 27 2020

Tip of the Month - April 2020 - Virtual Modelling on an iPad

Posted by: Jessamy Bell in Tip of the Month Preschool resources High Tech Resources

27 April 2020

There are a number of different ways (and software) which you can use to mirror your iPad in order to do virtual modelling on an iPad with an AAC system or for supporting teams with training.

There are a number of different ways (and software) which you can use to mirror your iPad in order to do virtual modelling on an iPad with an AAC system or for supporting teams with training.

APR 24 2020

Voice Control for iOS 13

Posted by: Tara Mills in Tip of the Month High Tech Resources Technology

24 April 2020

With iOS 13, Apple recently released an accessibility feature ‘Voice Control’. Anything you would normally have to do to physically interact with the iPhone screen (tap, swipe, type etc) you can now do with your voice.

With iOS 13, Apple recently released an accessibility feature ‘Voice Control’. Anything you would normally have to do to physically interact with the iPhone screen (tap, swipe, type etc) you can now do with your voice.

APR 14 2020

Tip of the Month - April 2020 - Using Single Message devices

Posted by: Celine Wong & Jessamy Bell in Tip of the Month Preschool resources School aged resources Resources

14 April 2020

We use language to communicate many different things, for example requesting something you want, gaining the attention of others, commenting etc. These are all important skills that enable us to communicate what we are thinki...

We use language to communicate many different things, for example requesting something you want, gaining the attention of others, commenting etc. These are all important skills that enable us to communicate what we are thinki...