Disability Resource Directory

Adult and Children's Adaptive Toys

 

Adult and Children's Adaptive Toys

Adaptive Games and Toys: Vendors

  1. Abilitations
    Abilitations is a company whose primary focus is serving the needs of individuals with special needs. Product mix focuses on movement, positioning, sensorimotor, exercise, aquatics and play.
    3155 Northwoods Pkwy; Norcross, Georgia 30071 USA
  2.  AblePlay
    This site owned by the National Lekotek Center offers independent ratings and reviews of toys for children with special needs.
    Note: Please keep in mind that you are the final judge as to what is good for your child. Reviews are just that; reviews.
    A review is an opinion based on personal preferences. However, a rating must be based on a certain and consistent set of criteria. Make sure you are aware of the criteria used when viewing a rating of any product.
  3. Adapted Toys and Switches
    The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast; 730 East Beach Boulevard; Long Beach, Mississippi 39560 USA
  4.  AdaptivePlay
    Organization that adapts toys for children with special needs. AdaptivePlay promotes the use of Play as therapy for children with special needs. Switch-Adapted toys make it easier for children to adhere to their therapy routines.
  5.  Accessible Computer Games
    Arcess offers Simple arcade games that contain control panels for adjusting the parameters of the game to match the ability of the players.
    These games are great for improving hand and eye coordination and even older folks or those having difficulty with hand movements. Dennis Asher; 10 Liverton Crescent; Christchurch, New Zealand
  6. American Girl
    Offers a variety of books and dolls for girls. One of its products includes a doll-sized wheelchair.
  7. Childswork/Childsplay
    This company offers books and games that encourage children to meet their developmental tasks, learn to deal with their feelings, and find ways to cope with their emotional, behavioral or learning disorders.
  8. Claudia's Kids
    A doll which introduces children to basic human anatomy, indulge the natural fascination they already have with what occurs inside the body, help alleviate any fears or misconceptions they may have regarding medical procedures and visits to the doctor or hospital.
  9. Come Play With Me
    Developmental toys for young children - has a section on special needs.
  10. Constructive Playthings
    Offers early childhood educational toys, equipment, books, records, tapes, videos, art supplies, and teaching aids.
  11. Different Roads to Learning
    Specializes in learning materials and playthings for children with developmental delays and challenges. The catalog puts together educational toys and materials that stimulate the skills leading to speech and language for challenged children ages 2 to 10.
  12. Down Syndrome Dolls
    The dolls are approx, 16" long, and have hand-painted faces, custom made clothing. With their soft, cotton-wool blend bodies and reusable poly limbs, they are machine washable in the delicate cycle. Dolls are available in open & closed mouth versions.  The also carry "Chemo Dolls". Suitable for use in Kindergarten, pre-primary schools.
  13. Downi Creations
    This non-profit organization has a doll with down syndrome features.
  14. Dragonfly's Special Needs Store
    From toys to technology, for children with special needs.
  15. Educational Toys for Expanding Minds
    Educational wooden toys offered by Brain Building Toys.
  16. Enabling Devices
    A division of Toys for Special Children, Inc., a company dedicated to developing affordable learning and assistive devices to help people with disabling conditions.
    Offers adapted toys such as two favorite cars from Disney's movie Cars...Mater and McQueen!
  17. Fisher-Price
    Activities for Children with Special Needs - Fisher-Price has developed a partnership aimed at helping special needs children learn with experts from the Let’s Play! Projects. The federally funded program supports family play activities and experiences for children with special needs.
  18. FlagHouse
    Global supplier of physical education equipment and products, equipment and programs to both physical education and recreation professionals, as well as professionals who deal with children and adults with physical and developmental disabilities.
  19. Fun-Attic Sports and Toys
    Offers unique childrens indoor/outdoor games, toys for active play and innovative sporting goods.
  20. Fun and Function Special Needs Toys
    Complete selection of Toys and Therapy Products for special needs children from Fun and Function - Providing both parents and professionals with articles and information. Child Therapy Products, Special Needs Toys, Autism Toys..
  21. Innovative Products, Inc
    Manufacturing company that specializes in custom built mobility devices for children with disabilities.
  22. Learning Curve International
    Offers a variety of children's products and toys from birth to age 12.
  23.  National Lekotek Center
    Source for toys and play for children with special needs.
    National Lekotek Center: 2001 N. Clybourn, Chicago, IL 60614 USA
  24. S&S Worldwide
    Offers Kid Crafts, Party Decorations, School Supplies and Religious Crafts.
  25. Sassy Baby Products
    Innovation for the Early Years: a parents' learning center, highlighting babies' changing developmental needs; a product catalog, featuring developmental toys.
  26. Sew "Able" Dolls
    18" Play Therapy Dolls: Find A Sweet Disabled Child Doll With Crutches, Prosthetics, A Wheelchair or Wig!
    Doll size Wheelchairs, Arm Braces, Walkers, Parallel Bars, Trampolines, Gym Mats and Swiss Therapy Balls.
  27. Smart Start Toys
    UK online toy shop of quality toys and games for schools, childcare and parents. Fun learning toys; baby toys; educational games; children games, construction toys, children's books, outdoor toys, and Special Needs toys for children of all ages.br>
  28. Spinoza Bear
    Spinoza® is a talking teddy bear who has lots of great things to say and sing songs about! Spinoza and his Woodland Friends™ have a library of nine original cassette tapes. Through fun stories and songs they instill self worth, give positive reinforcement, are motivating, help open communication, can be relaxing and comforting or energizing and invigorating..
  29. Touch Feel Heal(TFH)
    Designs and produces toys and multi-sensory for adults and children with special needs.
    TFH Special Needs Toys; 4537 Gibsonia Road; Gibsonia, Pennsylvania 15044 USA