Let’s Talk AAC Blog: Communicators in Action

Ambassadors are real people who share their stories of everyday life as a person using AAC.

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Freedom to Ride

Posted March 29, 2018 in Communicators in Action

By Hank Poore, PRC Blogger

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Augustus Gloop!

Posted November 9, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Hello!

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Halloween!

Posted October 26, 2016 in Communicators in Action

I like Halloween. I want to dress up as a leprechaun

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Grocery Store A vs. Grocery story B

Posted September 28, 2016 in Communicators in Action

The question of whether to go to Grocery Store A or Grocery Store B is usually a decision based factors such as variety, prices and convenience. Personally, most of the time, I like going to Grocery Store A because they have much bigger selection and a couple of items that the other grocery store doesn’t carry. Even though Grocery Store A is little out of the way and it’s much harder to leave without buying things I didn’t particularly go for, not to mention getting what I actually went there to get, I like going there anyway most of the time. However, within the last year or so, there has been a deterrent for me going there.

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Exfiltrate Comfort Zone, Infiltrate Glory

Posted September 6, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Being borne with a physical disability (severe by definition which has always perplexed me as I don’t see my disability being very severe), I have always needed assistance with quite a lot of tasks. From the time I was borne until I was about nineteen, I lived with my parents and three brothers. Between all five of them, I very rarely went without something I needed, care-wise anyway.

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Fire Ball!

Posted August 23, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Today, I want to talk about my disability. I have CP, which is short for Cerebral Palsy.

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The Up Cost of Communicating

Posted August 2, 2016 in Communicators in Action

When people hear about the cost of a high-tech communication device, they are often flabbergasted. At a price in the mid to upper four digits, it is really difficult to blame them for their reaction.

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The Common Language of Dance

Posted July 20, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Dance means freedom within these walls. When you have a disability, life is all about boundaries and limitations. Boundaries are pushed whenever possible and your limitations are compensated for with the best alternative solutions that can be found.

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Sassy Dogs!

Posted July 6, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Hello!

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Zumba in a Chair

Posted June 7, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Hi, it's Danny G, (The man) ………. Do you ever get that thought people look at disabled people and they think we can't do anything like dancing?????

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