The idea has been raised to help kids express themselves and promote inclusion.
Provisions are going to be made for non-verbal children at two Westmeath playgrounds.
The possibility of installing communication boards at two areas in Burgess Park in Athlone and Ballinahown is being explored.
It's hoped their addition will help kids express themselves and promote inclusion.
Fine Gael councillor John Dolan says they could be in place quite soon: