Serving the information and access needs of Stamford families who have children with disabilities.

Click on the cover to view these Special Needs Center resources for you and your child with autism or sensory issues.

Resources of The Ferguson Library’s Special Needs Center

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  • Easy to understand informational books for parents (some in Spanish)
  • Specialized magazines
  • DVDs on disability-related topics
  • Product catalogs
  • Notices of nearby events and conferences
  • Braille children’s books
  • Specialized software to use at home
  • Merlin text enlarger for in-library use
  • Sensory Storytime preschool program
  • Workstation with adaptive hardware and programs like Zoom Text (magnifier),Word Q (word prediction), Picture This (picture schedule maker) and more
  • Special Needs Center brochures on autism
    and sensory processing disorder
  • Learning Kits to Go on helpful topics. Other useful resources are located throughout the Youth Services Department. Just ask our librarians.