A photocopiable A-Z for professionals supporting parents with special needs children entitled Parent to Parent on Special Needs has been produced by Positive Parenting Publications, The Shaftesbury Society and the Borough of Poole, price pound;199. Details: Eileen Jones, tel: 01705 528787.
The Happy Puzzle Company Ltd produces fun and educational puzzles and challenges to help with dyspraxia, dyslexia and living and learning difficulties. One example is "Rush Hour", which improves sequencing, fine motor, visual-perceptual and problem-solving skills. Freephone 0800 376 3727 for a free catalogue or write to the company at: PO Box 24041, London NW4 2ZN.
The British Deaf Association's new directory of organisations and services in the UK has been produced by Red Lizard Ltd. It costs pound;22.50 or pound;16.50 to members, pound;35 to organisations. Orders to: Forest Bookshop, 8 St John's Street, Coleford, Gloucestershire GL16 8AR, tel: 01594 833858 (voice and text); videophone: 01594 810631; e-mail: email@example.com.