• Library items are NOT for sale. The may be borrowed by ADSA members ONLY (join the ADSA) or school staff who teach a child who is a member of the ADSA.
  • The resource library is located in Birkenhead, North Shore at the home of one of our staff members. Viewing times are flexible. Please email clo@adsa.org.nz if you would like to visit or add a comment to the form when you request libary items.
  • Deliveries are FREE for ADSA members if you order 3 or more items.

We’ll Paint the Octopus Red
We’ll Paint the Octopus Red

A beautiful, reassuring book for siblings of children with Down syndrome that’s sure to become a family favourite. Concludes with a set of commonly asked questions about Down syndrome and how it might affect a family.

Words Are Not for Hurting
Words Are Not for Hurting

This book teaches children how to be responsible for what they say, and choose words that are helpful, not hurtful.

Ya Got People
Ya Got People

Helping people with developmental disabilities deal with grief, bereavement and loss

My Friend Has Down Syndrome
My Friend Has Down Syndrome

This fictional story, which includes fun facts, is great for children at the primary school level.

My Friend has Down Syndrome
My Friend has Down Syndrome

A story about two children who meet at summer camp and the warm friendship that develops between them despite the fact that one of them has Down syndrome

My Friend Isabelle
My Friend Isabelle

This is a story about preschool friends Charlie, and Isabelle, who has Down syndrome.

Behaviour Management
Behaviour Management

Understanding behaviour, development and behaviour, other behavioural characteristics, school management, teaching methodologies, behaviour management strategies and behaviour

Behaviour Management
Behaviour Management

Understanding behaviour, development and behaviour, other behavioural characteristics, school management, teaching methodologies, behaviour management strategies and behaviour management planning

Behaviour Management
Behaviour Management

For Parents of Children with Down Syndrome 0-8 years

Feet Are Not For Kicking
Feet Are Not For Kicking

In simple words and charming full-color illustrations, this board book helps little ones learn to use their feet for fun, not in anger or frustration. It also includes tips for parents and caregivers on how to help toddlers be sweet with their [...]