Tuesday 6th of October is World Cerebral Palsy Day. Carlson School for Cerebral Palsy in Auckland are running an event at the Trusts Arena, Central Park Drive, Henderson, Auckland to show ideas for change. There are lots of exhibitors, entertainment and demonstrations planned! This is a free event, so if you are in Auckland, head to the Trusts Arena from Read More
Incredibox is a great website that allows the creative side to come out in everyone. You are in control of the music, choose the order and make some great tunes! You are able to record the videos and share them, we would love to see what you come up with! This is agreat activity to use core words. Here is Read More
Members of the South Island TalkLink team (with a few family and friends) put their walking shoes on and had some fun joining in the Christchurch Walk2dfeet MND this Sunday. It was a little cold and damp on the day but there was a great turn out for the walk to support the MND Association. …
Written by Jackie Hancock, SLT, South Island Voice banking is the recording of one’s natural voice for the possible eventuality of losing one’s voice. Software then utilises these recordings in a speech generating device or on a computer so that the person may communicate using a copy of their voice.
The TalkLink Trust is currently seeking an experienced and motivated teacher who has, or who wishes to gain advanced skills in the dynamic area of assistive technology. This is a unique opportunity to join a specialist team in a growing area of work. This is a fixed term position for one year although an extension is possible depending on development of staff roles and potential funding.
TalkLink works alongside the MND Association to support our clients with MND. We are please to support their fundraising efforts.
Following on from the success of earlier Walk 2 D’Feet MND in Christchurch and Bay of Plenty, we are asking you to help us promote the first ever Nationwide Walk.