My communication allies
My communication happens in tiny, uneventful-seeming increments but, over time, is the deepest form of information about my sense of place, my identity and my personality.
A communication ally or advocate is important for people with a disability to find their voice and to be listened to in a way that reflects their own perspective.
There is great value in one to one relationships. Being focused on the person, the outcome and connections includes that person.
A communication ally empowers the non fluent person.