Makaton is a language programme that uses signs together with speech and symbols. It gives an individuals different options to communicate.
Makaton is always used with speech and used in spoken word order.
Makaton can be personalised to an individual’s needs and can be used with babies, children and adults with a wide range of communication needs.
Makaton can help communicate wants, needs and feelings, and develop attention, looking and listening skills.
For more information please visit: https://www.makaton.org/