September 25, 2006
Toys 'R' Us Annual Toy Guide for Differently-Abled Kids
SITE: Toys 'R' Us Annual Toy Guide for Differently-Abled Kids
DESCRIPTION: Interesting Web-based catalog from Toys 'R' Us that serves as a guide for parents purchasing toys for differently abled children. This was created "through its partnerships with the National Lekotek Center and the National Parent Network on Disabilities Toys "R" Us developed and distributed this digest-sized catalog -- the ideal resource for parents, family members and friends who just don't know what to get for a child with special needs. It features more than 60 popular toys and is available now at Toys "R" Us stores."
"The toys featured in the Toys "R" Us Toy Guide for Differently Abled Kids have been extensively evaluated and specifically chosen by the National Lekotek Center for promoting the development of children with physical and cognitive disabilities. The National Lekotek Center is an independent non- profit organization dedicated to making the world of play accessible to children with all types of disabilities so they can learn just like any other kids. Each toy in the Guide has a strong play value and is chosen for its developmental and educational attributes."
"The National Lekotek Center of Evanston, IL is a non-profit organization with a national network of 50 affiliates that promote access to play for children with special needs, and access to supportive services for their families. For more information on toys, play and technology for children with disabilities, please contact the Lekotek Toy Resource Helpline at 800-366-PLAY or visit our website at http://www.lekotek.org."
Posted by cseeman at September 25, 2006 07:18 PM