AAC Awareness

Each October is International AAC Awareness Month. The goal is to raise awareness of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and to inform the public about the many different ways in which people communicate using AAC.

USSAAC invites you to celebrate with us and help increase awareness. We hope the content on this page will facilitate your efforts to celebrate, educate, and spread the word in your community, not just in October, but all year.

AAC Awareness Buttons

AAC Awareness Cards

Please note that the Accessibility Includes Communication symbol was developed by Communication Disabilities Access Canada (CDAC) and is used with their permission. More information about what the symbol means, how it should be used and a version to download can be found here.

AAC Awareness Information

AAC Info

There’s a broad range of strategies and devices that individuals may use for communication if their speech isn’t functional.

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Join us in our mission to enhance the lives of people with complex communication needs.

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Find out about events and webinars of interest to the AAC community!

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