What is picture communication?
A form of alternative or augmentative communication in which pictures are used to support the understanding and use of speech and language. There are several structured picture communication approaches including Aided Language Stimulation and the Picture Exchange Communication System®.
Pictologue is picture communication, encompassing all methods and manners in which pictures can be used to inspire and enable successful interactions.
What is a social enterprise?
A business designed to benefit society and contribute to community needs. It has social, environmental, charitable or community-based objectives and all profits are reinvested in the company in order to further the work towards the company's social mission. Social enterprises may receive grants and donations, however their main income is generated through the sale of products and services.
Pictologue is a Social Enterprise.
Who is Pictologue for?
Children and young people who have difficulty communicating, participating or learning. This may be due to a lifelong condition or disorder that has been diagnosed (e.g. autism, learning disability), or a specific difficulty or delay in acquiring certain developmental skills (e.g. language delay, learning difficulty).
Pictologue is also for their families, schools and community so that they can experience successful integration and support in daily life.
Please contact us for further advice on how Pictologue can help you.