Hesperian Foundation Publications

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This website lists all the Hesperian publications available for free download.

Cover of Disabled Village Children


Disabled Village Children is just one of many resources that you will find here. This manual contains a wealth of clear and detailed information along with easy-to-implement strategies for all who are concerned about the well being of children with disabilities, especially those living in communities with limited resources.






 Cover of Helping Children Who Are Blind

Helping Children Who Are Blind is full of simple and engaging activities that can help parents, caregivers, teachers, health workers, rehabilitation workers, and others help a child with vision problems develop all of his or her capabilities.






 Cover of Helping Children Who Are Deaf

Helping Children Who Are Deaf is packed with activities on how to foster language learning through both sign and oral approaches, and supports parents and other caregivers in building the communication skills of babies and young children.






Cover of Helping Health Workers Learn



Helping Health Workers is a training the trainers manual with many examples and ideas.








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