Special Education Resource Unit (SERU)

SERU provides a range of learning and teaching materials and specialised services which support children and students with disabilities and learning difficulties.

Developmental Learning Resources (Toy Library)

Toys, games and materials include:
dot point  Sensory Development - tactile materials to arouse different sensory responses
dot point  Sensory Motor Development – fine motor, hand-eye coordination
dot point  Perceptual development – sorting matching, classifying shapes, colours
dot point  Motor – early physical activities such as skittles and push carts
dot point  Conceptual / Abstract Reasoning – thinking skills, memory games
dot point  Self-Help – dressing skills
dot point  Socio Dramatic Play – puppets, dolls
dot point  Music – instruments, relaxation and activity tapes

Specialised and Adapted Resources for Department Sites

This range of resources adapted for switch operation, are available for children and students with severe and multiple disabilities The resources are designed to reinforce the concept of cause and effect by providing various responses to switch operation (eg light noise or vibration).
 

To be eligible to borrow from SERU you must be supporting a Birth to Year 12 child/student with disabilities or identified learning difficulties and:

dot point  a DECD employee
dot point  a parent and caregiver

Address: 
72A Marlborough Street (Entrance off Northey Avenue)
Henley Beach
5022
Area: 
SA
Phone: 
(08) 8235 2871
Hours: 
Monday 8.30 am – 5 pm
Tuesday 8.30 am – 3 pm
Wednesday 8.30 am – 5 pm
Thursday 8.30 am – 5 pm
Friday 8.30 am – 5 pm
Fees: 
Nil, eligibility criteria applies
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