Paramedic & EMS Symbol Board


This symbol communication board was created as a tool to assist Paramedics and those in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) in interacting with any individual for whom clear speech is difficult or impossible. Available in British English and dual-language American/Spanish. Who is it for? People with Autism, Learning Disabilities, Spoken language disorders, Poor articulation due to cerebral palsy, stroke, traumatic injury, Non-English Speakers, Deaf individuals, Patients with Alzheimer’s or similar syndromes, Lost or frightened children (AAC Resource)


After High School Assistive Technology Autism Spectrum Disorder Communication - AT Communication/Language Elementary Hearing Impairment High School Home/Personal Care - AT Independent Living Intellectual Disabilities Learning Disability Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Multiple Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Other Health Impairment Parent/Family Related Services Speech/Language Impairment Traumatic Brain Injury