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Welcome to The TalkLink Trust

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  • TalkLink works with people of all ages who, due to a disability, have difficulties with speaking, writing, learning and/or with controlling their environment.
  • The TalkLink Trust has contracts with the Ministry of Health and ACC which allows TalkLink to offer free specialist assessment services to eligible clients.
  • The TalkLink team is able to provide services throughout New Zealand, and usually travel to meet with their clients in a location chosen by the client.

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Seeking Speech-Language Therapist

An SLT is required to work in the Wellington team office in the area of AAC and Assistive Technology.

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OT Assistive Technology Symposium

OT ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM  AUCKLAND,  4TH – 5TH JULY 2016 TalkLink and ATANZ bring you two days of practical, hands-on workshops for occupational therapists and other professionals working in the field of assistive technology. Day 1 Morning (Basic – Intermediate) Make a customised stylus Low to mid-tech computer access options   Morning (Intermediate – Advanced) Fiscally neutral ECU options for Read More

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Tip of the Month – April

This month we are looking at the accessibility options that are available within Windows Computers.    Windows Accessibility Inbuilt Features. The Ease of Access Centre provides a centralised location where you can access and adjust accessibility settings and programs manually.   Within the Ease of Access Centre there is also the option to “Get recommendations to make your computer easier Read More

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Happy New Year 2016

As our team gears up for another busy year, it is time to catch up on a few tasks that I had planned to complete last year. One of these was to post the 2014-15 Annual Report in order to share some of the highlights and challenges of the past financial year.  I hope that you find the report interesting Read More

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Seeking Occupational Therapist

The TalkLink Trust is currently seeking an Occupational Therapist who has or wishes to develop advanced skills in the area of assistive technology. This is a unique opportunity to join an amazing team in a growing and rewarding area of work. If you are a creative and motivated therapist who enjoys working with technology then this position could be for you.

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Creating communication Opportunities Throughout the School day

Creating Communication Opportunities throughout the school day A practical course for education and health professionals, families, whanau and other interested people. This workshop looks at ways to maximise the use of low tech communication tools to support student’s expressive and receptive communication skills.

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