Down Syndrome SA provides information, resources and leading publications about development, education for children and adults living with Down syndrome.
Education kits and guides are available to purchase covering areas such as literacy, maths, behaviour management, transition to different levels of schooling, early intervention, signing and motor skills.
For an extensive list of our publications please see the publications and resources guide below.
DSSA has an extensive collection of educational resources and toys for members to borrow. We also publish and sell teaching resources such as "Right to Know" and "Chatter Challenge" which were developed by our own professional staff.
Chatter Challenge is a comprehensive overview of early communication and feeding development for parents of children with Down syndrome. It uses language that is accessible to families, and provides excellent ideas for encouraging children with Down syndrome to take the 'next step' in their development. The ideas in Chatter Challenge can be easily incorporated into the busy daily activities of families who are raising a child with Down syndrome.
Chatter Challenge resource guide for parents and professional including a pack of consonont and vowel sound cards now available from Down Syndrome SA for $80.00 (inc GST) parent discount available.
To purchase please contact Down Syndrome SA on (08) 8245 4600 or email.
"As a paediatric Speech Pathologist, and a parent of a young child with Down syndrome, I am thrilled that this resource will be available to be shared with many parents, grandparents, family and friends who are keen to promote early communication and feeding development" - Alison Peterson, Speech Pathologist