Play resources for parents of disabled children

Play is important for all children.

You are the best game in town and the best toy in the house.
Monte Ball Parent and psychiatrist

Here are some resources to help disabled children get the same opportunities to play as everyone else.

Play talks
Information about the importance of play and early communication skills for all children.

Games all children can play
A practical guide which gives ideas and shows ways all children can join in.

Play with a purpose 
A series of curriculum-linked activities for young children with complex needs. 

Colour me in - PDF, 1.7MB
Download and print this colouring book promoting positive images of disabled children.

Play activities for children with hemiplegia
Research into how play can improve hand function.

Please contact us if you would like any of these resources in another format.

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