Printable Big Picture Caregiving Communication Boards
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Our large size, printable communication boards are ready to print with easy-to-view pictures to help adults who have aphasia, stroke, dementia, brain injury or cerebral palsy express their care needs.
NEW Printable Option - Saves time and shipping cost!
Picture-based communication boards help adults with speech and cognitive challenges communicate their care needs and feelings with caregivers, family, health care and hospice professionals. Bigger pages and bigger pictures make it easier for adults with visual and fine motor challenges to use.
This updated digital version of our Big Picture Caregiving Communication book includes 30 printable communication boards that take the guesswork out of understanding the needs of someone who cannot talk. This no-wait digital option offers all full page boards in digital PDF format available to print out and use immediately, saving you the delay and expense of shipping.
Our Big Picture Caregiving Communication boards were designed specifically to help adults with speech loss discuss their personal care needs. The set includes 30 pre-made choice boards that are large format 8.5" x 11" with more than 350 2" adult-appropriate picture symbols. Essential core vocabulary is also included on each page to expand the user's meaning. A blank template is included so you can customize the board for favorite people, foods and activities.
Purchase this Printable Digital Download version to receive one PDF file containing all the pre-made pages. Print out the colorful PDFs on white card stock or heavy weight paper to use with users you support. Select the picture boards you need to communicate about personal care, visitors, activities and mealtime needs. Instructions on how to introduce and use our picture communication book with adults is included.
Contents: 30 topical communication boards
Comments/Social - comments, WH questions and more, feelings, weather
Activities - indoor activities, outdoor activities, places to go, visitors, music
Personal Care - personal care, oral care, bathing, women's grooming, men's grooming, dressing, clothing, body pain, medications, sleeping, assistive devices
Mealtime - eating needs, hot drinks, cold drinks, snacks, breakfast, lunch
Select your usage options above: Individual, single user or Professional, multi-client user
Family caregivers can use the single user option with their loved one. For professionals who work with multiple clients, please choose the multi-user option. Please contact us for multi-site usage, rsargent(at)sayitwithsymbols.com.
To use, find the download link included in your order confirmation email. Download the PDF file to your computer, open it using a free PDF reader and print out the boards onto heavy paper or card stock. Each board fits onto a standard 8.5" x 11" sheet.
Also available in printed format: Big Picture Caregiving Communication Book
Necessity really is the mother of invention, but your creations have honestly saved us a ton of time from having to create our own picture boards from scratch!