When it comes to toys, all children have likes and dislikes. There is no reason to search for toys that are made especially for deaf children. Most toys will be suitable, although sound-based toys may be difficult for your child to use. There are some toys that are designed for deaf children. These tend to have an extra purpose, such as helping with speech and language development.
There are some basic principles that might help with your choice of toys:
"Looking back, some of the best times I had with my son when he was young was during our 'together time'. I used to make time every day for just the two of us. We used to play a game or just chat about what we had done that day. Although some days it wasn't easy to find the time, as I used to work, it was worth it."
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08-Nov-2015 3:34 PM (AEST)