Communication Access Symbol

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Communication Access

Communication is a right not a privilege

Communication access is when everyone can get their message across.

‚ÄúCommunication access occurs when people are respectful and responsive to individuals with communication difficulties and when strategies and resources are used to support successful communication‚ÄĚ. (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.

To find out more please contact your local Regional Communication Service or the Communication and Inclusion Resource Centre.

How Communication Accessible are you?