Communicators In Action



Blackjack


  Posted on Jan 21, 2020 - 12:56pm

By Charlie Fleisch, PRC-Saltillo Blogger I love to play blackjack at the casinos. Until about 3 years ago, I let my sister or my aide do all of the talking and gesturing to the dealers, when an idea came to me that I can make a blackjack page on my Accent 1400 (see attached) with all of the key words used for blackjack. In...


    Communicators In Action   -    cards, gamble, blackjack, aac, communication


Planning A Party


  Posted on Jan 15, 2020 - 8:10am

By Johnny Schneider, PRC-Saltillo Blogger One day, I was talking with my friend that works at PRC. I didn't have any Christmas events to go to so I thought it would be a great idea if PRC could throw a Christmas party. I mentioned this to my speech pathologist and she said it was a great idea and that we could plan it toge...


    Communicators In Action   -    AAC, holiday, Christmas, party


My Year In Review


  Posted on Jan 8, 2020 - 12:56pm

By Kim Vuong, PRC- Saltillo Blogger and Ambassador This year has been quite a year for me. It started out bad because of the losing my little cousin to stomach cancer. My cousin was very young and very beautiful. Losing someone that you care for it not the way to start the year. Then I started developing the Life Skills g...


    Communicators In Action   -    2019, advocacy, life skills, aac, disability


Yes, Virginia, That Is A Disabled Person


  Posted on Dec 13, 2019 - 10:14am

By Chelsea Hagen, PRC-Saltillo Blogger Ho, Ho, Ho!  It’s that time of year again, when both Santa and I are super popular. The only difference is, is when children are told by parents to sit on Santa or speak to him, and the child doesn’t want to… Santa can make up for it with gifts.  He leaves...


    Communicators In Action   -    holiday, aac, Christmas, Xmas, children, perc...


Closing The Gap With Chloe


  Posted on Nov 20, 2019 - 1:33pm

By Chloe Wayt  PRC-Saltillo Blogger I woke up at about 5:00. It was the day of my flight to Minneapolis! I sped my way to the bathroom to brush my teeth and washed my face. Then Dad came in to get me dressed. I did my devotions before I drove out to the van to head to our local airport.  Once we were at the airp...


    Communicators In Action   -    aac, presentation, touchchat, saltillo, closi...


Fighting For My Dreams


  Posted on Nov 13, 2019 - 12:42pm

By Ayleen Armendariz, PRC-Saltillo Blogger When I was born, I was dead for 15 minutes because I swallowed too much fluid. A nurse practiced CPR and I started to breath again. They took me to the hospital in Maricopa, Arizona in a helicopter. I had three heart attacks and the left side of my brain was not responding. My kid...


    Communicators In Action   -    dream, AAC, Vantage, Vanguard, ECO, cerebral ...