Resources and Information

On this page you will find a range of resources that we publish with the aim of supporting local teams and those using assistive technology.  If you have suggestions for a useful resource, please let us know.  We have also published some more technical and specialised resources.

Computer Access Starter Resource Document

Computer Access in Schools – Starter Resource

Updated:
March 2018
Published:
March 2018
Some students may find it difficult to access the standard computer keyboard and mouse because of a physical disability or ...
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Additional Environmental Control Equipment Peripherals

Additional Environmental Control Equipment Peripherals

Updated:
March 2018
Published:
March 2018
This document provides information on peripherals that can be added to Environmental Control installations to provide control of additional equipment ...
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Unpicking Apps for AAC Resource

Unpicking Apps for AAC Resource

Updated:
June 2016
Published:
June 2016
This resource was produced to accompany our ‘apps’ training package and gives an overview of a range of AAC apps ...
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Local services resource pack

Updated:
March 2016
Published:
October 2015
This pack is a handy go to guide for professionals working within the field of electronic Assistive Technology, containing one page profiles ...
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EC Service Summary Resource

EC Service Specification and Contract Summary

Updated:
October 2015
Published:
November 2015
This resource describes what a service user should expect from our servicing and maintenance contractors. This document provides a summary ...
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Competency Framework Resource

Competency Framework for Specialist AAC and EC Clinicians

Updated:
September 2017
Published:
September 2017
This document is intended to describe a framework of competencies that relate to the assistive technology specialist role within a specialised ...
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Message Banking Resource

Voice & Message Banking

Updated:
October 2016
Published:
October 2015
This handout describes approaches to voice and message banking. Voice and message banking is the process of recording and storing an ...
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12 Steps Resource

Start your AAC journey in 12 simple steps

Updated:
June 2018
Published:
June 2017
This resource has been developed to support clinicians working in local services who are new or less familiar with Augmentative ...
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Means, Reasons and Opportunities for AAC

Updated:
February 2015
Published:
February 2010
These resources can be used to look in detail at the means, reasons and opportunities to identify potential reasons for ...
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Basic Assessment Kit Suggestions

Basic Assessment Kit Suggestions

Updated:
August 2017
Published:
August 2017
This resource is a suggestion (shopping list) of equipment items local teams may wish to purchase to setup an initial/basic ...
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