Resources

The following books and many more are available on loan to members from our Resource Lending Library which is open from 1.00pm to 2.00pm at every Shining Stars Group Meeting held on the second Saturday of each month at Stanley Road Children’s Centre Chadderton.

 

BOOKS for PARENTS

 

  • P001 - Expecting Adam: a True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic   
  • P002 - Danny's Challenge: Learning to Love My Son  
  • P003 - Uncommon Fathers: Reflections on Raising a Child With a Disability  
  • P004 - Living With Max   
  • P005 - The Year My Son and I Were Born  
  • P006 - Road Map to Holland: How I Found My Way Through My Son's First Two Years With Down Syndrome  
  • P007 - Angel Behind the Rocking Chair: Stories of Hope in Unexpected Places 
  • P008 - Down Syndrome, Raising a Child Like Kimmy  
  • P009 - My Son: Living Life With Down Syndrome: First Year of Life  
  • P010 - Lives Touched By Down Syndrome  
  • P011 - Count Us in: Growing Up With Down Syndrome   
  • P012 - Down (Syndrome) But Not Out 
  • P013 - Wendy's Wisdom: the Challenges & Accomplishments of a Woman With Down Syndrome   
  • P014 - The Man Who Loved Clowns  
  • P015 - I Just Am: a Story of Down Syndrome Awareness and Tolerance
  • P016 -  Gifts: No. 2: How People With Down Syndrome Enrich the World  
  • P017 - Windows Into Heaven-Stories Celebrating Down Syndrome 
  • P018 - Dear Doctor Fields One Family's Story About Raising a Child With Downs Syndrome
  • P019 - Mummy, Why Have I Got Down's Syndrome?
  • P020 -  Another Season
  • P021 - The Memory Keeper’s Daughter
  • P022 – Gifts: No 1: Mothers Reflections on

 

BOOKS for CHILDREN

 

  • C001 - Luke Has Down's Syndrome  1 
  • C002 - My Friend Has Downs Syndrome  
  • C003 - Our Brother Has Down's Syndrome   
  • C004 - Victoria's Day   
  • C005 - This Way, Ruby!
  • C006 - Ruby Flew Too!     
  • C007 - Susan Laughs
  • C008 - We’ll Paint the Octopus Red  
  • C009 - Fasten Your Seatbelt: a Crash Course on Down Syndrome for Brothers and Sisters   
  • C010 - Be Good to Eddie Lee  
  • C011 - My Friend Isabelle  
  • C012 - Luke Has Down's Syndrome   2
  • C013 - I Have Down's Syndrome (One World)
  • C014 – Down’s Syndrome: What’s it like?
  • C015 – The Worst Best Brother 

  

BOOKS - GENERAL

 

  • G001 - Coping When Your Child Has Special Needs (Overcoming Common Problems) 
  • G002 - Downs Syndrome  
  • G003 - Down's Syndrome: The Essential Guide  
  • G004 - The Downs Syndrome Handbook: Practical Handbook for Parents & Carers 
  • G005 - Down Syndrome: Moving Through Life   
  • G006 – Families and their Children with Downs Syndrome
  • G007 - Down's Syndrome (Need to Know)   
  • G008 - Down's Syndrome: Children Growing Up  
  • G009 - Down's Syndrome (Positive Health Guide)   
  • G010 - Living With Down's Syndrome  
  • G012 - Differences in Common  
  • G013 - Down Syndrome: Successful Parenting of Children With Downs   
  • G015 - A Parent's Guide to Down's Syndrome: Towards a Brighter Future 
  • G016 - Down Syndrome: the Facts   .
  • G017 - Your Child Needs You: Positive Approach to Down's Syndrome   
  • G018 - Babies With Down Syndrome: a New Parent's Guide

 

INFORMATION BOOKLETS & LEAFLETS - GENERAL

 

  • G100 - Atlanta-Axial Instability among People with DS
  • G101 - Hearing Problems in People with DS
  • G102- The Genetics of DS
  • G103 - Diabetes and DS
  • G104 - Managing sleep problems and DS
  • G105 - Gastro-Intestinal Problems in Children with DS
  • G106 - Eye Problems in Children with DS
  • G107- Thyroid Disorder among People with DS 1
  • G108 - Thyroid Disorder among People with DS 2
  • G109 - Down’s Syndrome and Childhood Deafness 1
  • G110 - What Can You Claim? 1
  • G111 - Working tax Credit and Child Tax Credit 1
  • G112 - Guidelines to Claiming Disability Living Allowance 0-3
  • G113 - Guidelines to Claiming Disability Living Allowance 3-8
  • G114 - Guidelines to Claiming Disability Living Allowance 16 plus
  • G115 - Benefits at 16
  • G116 - The Invisible Workforce
  • G117 - Supported Decision Making
  • G118 - Down’s Syndrome Information for Employers
  • G119 - What Can You Claim? 2
  • G120 - Guidelines to Claiming Disability Living Allowance 0-3 2
  • G121 - Down’s Syndrome and Childhood Deafness 2
  • G122 - Down’s Syndrome and Childhood Deafness 3
  • G123 - Down’s Syndrome Your Questions Answered
  • G124 - Understanding Deafness
  • G125 - Down’s Syndrome and Childhood Deafness 4
  • G126 - Down’s Syndrome and Childhood Deafness 5
  • G127 - People with DS Your Questions Answered
  • G128 - The Good Teeth Guide
  • G129 -  Mencap Family Pack
  • G130 -  Parenting a Deaf Child with Additional Needs 1
  • G131 -  Parenting a Deaf Child with Additional Needs 2
  • G132 -  Information for Parents Early Support
  • G133 -  Siblings
  • G134 - “He’ll never Join the Army”
  • G135 -  Talk about going to the Toilet
  • G136 -  Oldham Childcare Report
  • G137 -  Benefits Tax credits & other Financial Help
  • G138-1-6  A Guide to Childcare for Disabled Children Copies 1-6

 

 

 DSA JOURNALS

·         J103 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 103

·         J104 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 104

·         J105 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 105

·         J106-1 Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 106-1

·         J106-2 Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 106-2

·         J107 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 107

·         J111 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 111

·         J112-1Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 112-1

·         J112-2Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 112-2

·         J113 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 113

·         J114-1Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 114-1

·         J114-2Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 114-2

·         J115 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 115

·         J115-1Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 115-1

·         J115-2 Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 115-2

·         J116 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 116

·         J119-1 Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 119-1

·         J119-2 Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 119-2

·         J120-1 Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 120-1

·         J120-2 Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 120-2

           J121 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal 121

     J122 - Down’s Syndrome Association Journal

EDUCATION- BOOKS

 

  • E001 - Let's Sign and Down Syndrome
  • E002 - Baby Signs
  • E003 - Early Communication Skills for Children With Down Syndrome
  • E004 - Children With Down's Syndrome: a Guide for Teachers and Support Assistants in Mainstream
  • E005 - Small Steps Forward: Using Games and Activities to Help Your Pre- School Child With Special Needs
  • E006 - Teaching Math to People With Down Syndrome and Other Hands-on Learners: Basic Survival Skills: Bk.1
  • E007 - Gross Motor Skills in Children With Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals
  • E008 - Teaching Reading to Children With Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Teachers
  • E009 - Helping Children With Down Syndrome Communicate Better: Speech & Language Skills for Ages 6-14
  • E010 - Teaching Children With Down Syndrome About Their Bodies, Boundaries and Sexuality: a Guide for Parents
  • E011 - Fine Motor Skills for Children With Down Syndrome: a Guide for Parents and Professionals
  • E012 - Supporting Children With Down's Syndrome

 

EDUCATION - INFORMATION BOOKLETS & LEAFLETS

 

  • E100 - A Guide to the Statement of Educational Needs
  • E101 - Access to Education – Early Years
  • E102 - Access to Education – Transition from School to FE
  • E103 - Including Pupils with DS – Early Years
  • E104 - Including Pupils with DS – Primary
  • E105 - Including Pupils with DS – Secondary
  • E106 - Including Pupils with DS – Further Education
  • E107 - Adolescence & Sexuality
  • E108 - The 14 Plus Transition Review
  • E109 - Alternative Accreditation at Key Stage 4
  • E110 - Ask the Speech Therapist – Top 20 Questions
  • E111 - Supporting People with DS to Overcome Communication Difficulties
  • E112 - How Much is Enough? Speech & Language Provision
  • E113 - Language Development in Secondary School
  • E114 - Dysfluency, Stammering  & Getting Stuck
  • E115 - Speech and Language Development for Infants with DS
  • E116 - Helping you Choose- Early years
  • E117 - Choosing the Right School for Joshua
  • E118 - Education Support Pack for Schools
  • E119 - The Inclusion of children with DS
  • E120 -  Fine Motor Skills with DS
  • E121 -  Reading
  • E122 -  Behaviour
  • E123 -  Numeracy and Mathematics
  • E124 -  Helping your Deaf Child to Learn
  • E125 - SEN Down’s and Speech Development
  • E126 - Special Children ; Speech Language & Communication
  • E127 - Special Children ; Communication
  • E128 -  Promoting Speech Language & Literacy 0-5
  • E129 -  A Deaf Friendly Classroom
  • E130 -  Meeting the Needs of a Child with Hearing Impairment in your School
  • E131 -  Special Educational Needs A Guide for Parents and Carers
  • E132 -  Behaviour Strategy Toolbox
  • E133 -  A Very Quick and Simple Guide to Behaviour Management
  • E134 -  Strategies to Address Challenging Behaviour in Young Children with DS
  • E135 -  Starting School
  • E136 -  Communicating with Your Deaf Child
  • E137 -  Short- Term Auditory Memory
  • E138 -  Starting Big School 

 

Down Syndrome Issues and Information Complete Education and Development Pack (0-16 Years) (DownsEd Publications)

 DVDs

  • DVD 1 - Now We’re Talking
  • DVD 2 - I’m Gonna Go for it (Going into hospital for a Heart Op)
  • DVD 3 - Bringing Donkeys & Children with Special Needs Together
  • DVD 4 - Discovery: Pathways to Better Speech for Children With Down Syndrome  
  • DVD 5 - What Did You Say? : a Guide to Speech Intelligibility in People With Down Syndrome
  • DVD 6 - Kids With Down Syndrome Staying Healthy and Making Friends  
  • DVD 7 - Down Syndrome: the First 18 Months  
  • DVD 8 - All Together –Having a Deaf Child in the Family

·         DVD 9 - Development in Practice - Activities for Babies with Down Syndrome [Downs Eductional Trust]

·         DVD10 - Down Syndrome-The First 18 Months [Downs Eductional Trust]

 

   VIDEOS

 

  • VIDEO 1 - The Down to Earth Group
  • VIDEO 2 - Growing Up with Down’s Syndrome-Going to College