A fellow blogger who is also a passionate advocate of autism research, asked me to tell my followers about Baby Sign Language. She is part of the team responsible for the creation and development of http://www.babysignlanguage.com/. Their website was launched with the vision that high quality, functional educational materials should be accessible to all regardless of their financial capacity.
The website is a work in progress but they are very proud of what they are doing. http://www.babysignlanguage.com/ contains:
Free Printable Flash Cards
Free Printable Wall Chart
Free Video Dictionary
Almost 4,000 strong Facebook Community (This is a wonderfully active community that has given birth to many friendships).
We both believe that baby sign language is a viable tool to open a window of communication in certain autism profiles. I have heard wonderful and encouraging stories from many parents. Every digital and downloadable resource they have created is 100% free. However they don't expect for this to be a fix-it-all, but they sincerely hope it becomes one more resource to make the journey easier for thousands of parents facing the challenges of autism.
Please visit www.babysignlanguage.com or contact my friend Mey Lau @ email@example.com