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March Is Brain Injury Awareness Month


  Posted on Mar 9, 2018 - 10:55am

According to the Brain Injury Association of America, every 9 seconds someone in the U.S. sustains a brain injury, and every day, 137 people die in the U.S. because of a traumatic brain-related injury. In addition, more than 3.5 million children and adults sustain an acquired brain injury each year; however, the total numb...


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Celebrating International Wheelchair Day


  Posted on Mar 1, 2018 - 1:37pm

First launched ten years ago, International Wheelchair Day is an annual day of events and activities for wheelchair users to celebrate the impact their wheelchair has had on their lives. According to British blogger Steve Wilkinson, aka “WheelchairSteve,” who founded International Wheelchair Day, the purpose of...


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Meet PRC User Anthony Darrah


  Posted on Feb 19, 2018 - 10:54am

Meet: Anthony Darrah Age: 12 Device: Accent® 1000 for 2 years. Unity® 84 sequenced Lives in: OH Favorites: Ice cream for sure!! Reading books, cheering for his sister at softball, playing baseball, music and dancing, and of course socializing with everyone!! Anthony has never met a stranger. Loving, friendly, ou...


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The date? March 7-9. The location? Seattle, WA. The event? The 2018 General & Special Education Conference, where PRC’s own Jane Odom, along with Dr. Caroline Musselwhite, will be presenting. The conference is a continuing education and networking opportunity for special education teachers, SLP, specialists, tuto...


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Introducing The Next Generation Of The Accent 1000


  Posted on Feb 13, 2018 - 2:03pm

Welcome to the Next Generation You know the PRC Accent® 1000: portable, easy to access and complete with an extensive vocabulary. Now the best just got even better. The updated Accent 1000 includes the features you already love, but improved: All-day Portability. The new Accent 1000 is smaller and lighter, making i...


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International Angelman Day


  Posted on Feb 12, 2018 - 11:11am

International Angelman Day is February 15 It was inspired, he said, by a work of art: “Boy with a Puppet” (or “A Child With a Drawing”) by Giovanni Francesco Caroto. For English pediatrician Harry Angelman, the painting inspired his choice of the title, “Puppet Children,” to describe th...


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