Boardmaker is an incredibly flexible and powerful communication display maker. The software contains over four thousand pictures and symbols that can be used to build symbol based materials like daily time-tables, feelings boards and social stories.
Symbols can be used effectively with anyone who may need additional support with communication including
- Children and adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorders
- Anyone with a disability or impairment that affects communication or memory
Boardmaker is installed on 12 library laptops or pcs across Hampshire and can be found at the following libraries and Discovery Centres:
Every library with Boardmaker has a printer to use so parents, carers and professionals can print their boards.
There is no charge for using the software and no charge for printing. Laminating can also be done by arrangement- this is free too.
If you require assistance using the software please indicate this when making a booking request and we will arrange for staff to be available.