The Aphasia Alliance's vision
is a world where everyone with aphasia
gets the support and understanding they need

Top Tips for ‘Aphasia Friendlier’ Communication

During 2012, the Aphasia Alliance worked together to draw up some ‘top tips’ about communicating with people with aphasia.

These ‘top tips’ are designed to help when communicating with someone, or people, with Aphasia. However, we believe these tips can help when communicating with nearly everyone.

To the see the Aphasia Alliance’s top tips please click on the words in red:

These are some of our ‘top tips’. They are not complete lists.

Some of the Aphasia Alliance member organisations have developed resources to help specifically with communication with people with aphasia.

Aphasia Now Communication Strategies

Speakability Various publications

Stroke Association Accessible Information Guidelines

The Tavistock Trust for Aphasia Analysis of Apps and Software that can help with communication.

About The Aphasia Alliance

In 2004, The Tavistock Trust for Aphasia was instrumental in bringing together a range of key organisations from across the UK who work in the field of Aphasia, and as a result the Aphasia Alliance was formed.