PRC Ambassadors are real people who share their stories of everyday life as a person using AAC.
Posted June 13, 2018 in Communicators in Action
I have a lot of friends who I love. But the one who is dear to me that is not only like a friend to me but who is basically like my “sister ” is my friend named Shanna .
Posted May 23, 2018 in Communicators in Action
I was recently asked to give a speech at a playground fundraiser. I was asked to talk about how having an adapted playground could benefit a child like me. My answer was… Surprise! It was the same!
Posted May 16, 2018 in Communicators in Action
AAC Devices. An augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device is any low-tech or high-tech device that provides a nonverbal means of communication. These range from picture cards to electronic devices that emit spoken words and sentences.
Posted May 2, 2018 in Communicators in Action
I watch Emmerdale with my dad and mam and my aunt.
Posted March 28, 2018 in Communicators in Action
Last Thursday I flew to D.C. with my mom and my brother. My uncle Keith flew in too. My uncle basically rented a giant Lexus . We drove to the hotel. I didn’t go to Washington for just a “get away” – I went because I had some “business to do”.
Posted March 21, 2018 in Communicators in Action
Growing up, I was scolded for one thing far more than any other—talking.
Posted February 28, 2018 in Communicators in Action
The system needs to change. The system is not perfect or even ok for a disabled person.
Posted February 21, 2018 in Communicators in Action
My first semester of high school was Awesome! I became a manager for the football team which meant that I had to stay after school 3 days a week and I had to go to all of the football games and I had to take salt to the football players.
Posted February 1, 2018 in Communicators in Action
I’ve been a PRC User for thirty and some years with five different communication devices, and I have been an ambassador for eleven years.
Posted January 23, 2018 in Communicators in Action
My name is Chelsea Hagen. I was born on a beautiful summer day in the month of July. That day almost didn’t happen for me.