Building Capacity

Provides a practical and person-centred approach to passing on key information about people with complex communication difficulties who cannot easily speak for themselves.

The Communication Matrix has created a free assessment tool to help families and professionals easily understand the communication status, progress, and unique needs of anyone functioning at the early stages of communication or using forms of communication other than speaking or writing.

A sensory based approach to communication and assistive technology for individuals with significant sensory motor differences, developmental differences and autism.

 Goals Grid is a systematic way to assess (and reassess) an individual’s current skills and will assist in developing a comprehensive, long-term plan for implementing AAC and teaching new skills.  It also includes a defined way to measure progress in small increments.

Developed by Bradie Ormond (Davis District), Evaluation of Basic Skills for Assistive/Alternative Communication System Use