Books, Tutors and shops for special needs
Welcome to the Irish Autism Action links library. Here you will find an extensive list of links to websites on autism, Asperger syndrome and
related issues from around the world.
The resources on this website are provided for your help and
information only. They are sites maintained by other groups,
organisations and individuals and these links are provided in good
faith. The presence of a link does not necessarily imply that IAA
endorses or supports the originator(s), nor does the absence of a group
imply that IAA does not support it.
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inaccuracy or inconsistency in linked sites/pages, nor does it have any
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Thinking Toys – Thinking Toys recognises that all kids are unique and each has their own individual needs and some kids have very special needs. Thinking Toys endeavours to provide products that add value to the user by using play to create stimulation in specific areas of need. Finding products that can assist kids with their specific needs can be difficult, frustrating and time consuming. We strive to eliminate these issues for parents and professionals alike. Thinking Toys kindly sponsored the OT and sensory rooms in IAA national office.
Kids is a registered charity that provides family centered therapy
and educational services for children of all abilities in our state of
the art occupational therapy centre in Kildare. Other services at
Sensational Kids, such as educational psychological assessments,
reading tuition, craniosacral therapy, play therapy and orthoscopics,
are provided at as low a price as possible because Sensational Kids is
a not for profit organisation.
They also have a really good online shop.
ABA Tutor Finder
-Ireland & UK, ABA Tutor Finder offers an online directory of
tutors and program supervisors, practising in a variety of behavioural
intervention strategies, for families and carers of children on the
Outside the Box Learning Resources – based in Kildare, books on all aspects of learning for Special Needs children, for parents, therapists and teacher.
Jonix – private preschools for children with ASD.
Adam & Friends – They specialise in a range of learning toys and developmental products for
children with Special Needs. They also provide full fitting services for
multisensory rooms. Adam & Friends offers a 10% discount in their eShop for IAA members, use the code irishaut1 (excludes sensory rooms).
Playchimes – specialize in musical educational learning with play chimes and magnetic wall games
ABC School Supplies – educational materials