A good friend has not had a good experience in hospital. Below is a letter she has asked me to share publically.
She happens to have cerebral palsy and luckily I have been hanging out with folks with speech intelligibility issues and who use power wheelchairs since I was barely able to talk and...
I am a huge believer in the concept of nothing about us; without us.
I want more stories of empowered people with communication impairments getting on with their every day realities – and being heard!
Privacy is paramount though and most of the stories that I am privy to cannot be shared publicly.
Recently an adult who uses AAC asked me to share a success story anonymously on her behalf and I am honoured to share her story here.
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