Communication is a right not a privilege
Communication access is when everyone can get their message across.
“Communication access occurs when people are respectful and responsive to individuals with communication difficulties and when strategies and resources are used to support successful communication”. (Solarsh, West, Johnson & Rezzani 2013)
The Communication Access Symbol
The Communication Access Symbol shows a place or service is communication accessible.
You will see the Communication Access Symbol appearing in shops, businesses and organisations which have been assessed and awarded the Communication Access Symbol. To be awarded the Communication Access Symbol a number of standards need to be met.
How Communication Accessible are you?