• Lamia Abozaid

Manitoba camp uses technology to help children, youth with speech challenges find their voice

A three-day camp in Manitoba is giving young people who are non-verbal or have speech challenges a chance to connect with others who communicate the same way they do — with the aid of tablets and a specialized app.

Camp yAAC (the "AAC" stands for "augmentation and alternative communication") encourages its campers to use iPads and an app, also known as an AAC device, to converse with each other.

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