Communications Matters is a UK-wide charitable organisation committed to supporting people of all ages who find speech difficult.
We work to promote the best possible communication for people with complex communication needs and we aim to involve Augmentative and Alternative Communciation (AAC) users in everything we do.
A world where all individuals have a right to a 'voice' through the provision of equipment and ongoing support services.
Communication Matters values people who use any form of communication and promotes the individual’s right to participate in all aspects of life by using their most appropriate means of communication to express their thoughts, feelings, needs and desires.
Our aims are to:
- Involve AAC users
- Increase awareness and undesrtanding of good practice in the field of AAC
- Improve service standards
- Encourage research
- Provide a forum for the exchange of information between professionals, AAC users and tehir families