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National Year of Communication

An article published in SEN Magazine in May 2010. Antia Kerwin-Ne discusses a bold new initiative to put children's speech, language and communication issues frimly on the political map. The Communication Trust has been tasked by Jean Gross, the Communication Champion appointed by the Government to deliver an awareness campaign ensuring that the ability to communicate is embedded in the national psyche as a fundemental human right, on the same level as helping people to read, write and be healthy.

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