Communicators In Action



My AAC Journey


  Posted on May 8, 2019 - 1:54pm

By Carson Covey, Saltillo Ambassador Hi everyone, My name is Carson, I'm an ambassador and a new blogger for Saltillo. A little about myself. I eat, drink and sleep Augmentative and Alternative Communication. I started AAC when I was four years old. I have used TouchChat on an iPad for the last 8 years. Saltillo's IOS...


    Communicators In Action   -    aac, touchchat, eco, ipad, saltillo, prc


Watching Walmart


  Posted on Apr 24, 2019 - 11:50am

By Brad Whitmoyer, PRC Ambassador Watching Walmart: Balancing Business and Employment Walmart, like many big stores, have had greeters at their doors for quite a while and this job is pretty ideal for some people with disabilities. It's typically not physically demanding which is important for some with physical disabilit...


    Communicators In Action   -    employment, job, occupation, walmart, greeter


Jess Plans Her Wedding


  Posted on Apr 10, 2019 - 4:09pm

By Jess,  PRC-Saltillo Blogger I have support workers come in to my home most days to support me to live an independent life, i like to say I am a stay at home wife to be!! YES I am getting married next year! Before I tell you all about my big day I thought I would explain what my stay at home life looks like! I am ...


    Communicators In Action   -    AAC, wedding, love, Bali, australia, down und...


Communication With Jess - Part One


  Posted on Apr 3, 2019 - 12:40pm

By Jess, PRC-Saltillo Blogger Hey I’m Jess. I am 24 years old and I have an Accent 1000.My loved ones know me well enough to understand my other ways of communicating like facial expressions or eye movements but, for everyone else my communication device is paramount for me to have a voice. I use my device to commun...


    Communicators In Action   -    australia, communication, Accent, daily livin...


“Please Sir Give Me Some More…Or Not”


  Posted on Mar 27, 2019 - 11:02am

By Chelsea Hagan,  PRC-Saltillo Blogger Hello everyone, I hope you enjoyed the holiday season.  I have to tell you that I started this blog story just before Christmas, but I just couldn’t get it right. I had to leave it for a while and try again; this happens to writers. My problem was… I don&rsqu...


    Communicators In Action   -    disability, rights, sympathy, self advocacy


Give And Take


  Posted on Mar 13, 2019 - 12:36pm

By Sarah Coiner, PRC Blogger I am disabled, and what that means for me is that I need someone's help to do anything physical. I can't feed, dress, or do anything of my own personal care. I can't even move myself from one place to the other. And when I am around friends, like at church, sometimes it feels like all I really ...


    Communicators In Action   -    disability, friendship, prayer