#FollowtheJacket

Our amazing “Life Jacket” is on the move to spread the word about aphasia! It’s mission is to display the hidden difficulties of the communication condition on the outside.

say without words
First shown at our “Say without Words” exhibition on Exeter High Street

The “Life Jacket” was designed and made by our Creative Art Group (run by Magic Carpet). It’s travelled to the Stroke Conference in Cornwall and it now stands proudly in the foyer of Budleigh Health and Wellbeing Hub.

We aim to keep the jacket on the move around Devon for 2020 so watch this space and #followthejacket!

Professionals Partnering with Living with Aphasia

Last year we did some aphasia awareness training with the professionals care staff at Blue Bird Care Agency. Many of their staff work with people who have aphasia or related communication difficulties.

Bluebird Care Agency Devon

They have since invited up to come along to meet their teams and talk more about aphasia with people from the Drop In.

In the next few months we will be going along to their Exmouth, Honiton and Exeter staff meetings to chat about aphasia and communication issues.

To find out more about raising awareness about Living with Aphasia go here

For more information about BlueBird Care agency go here