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The NDCS has produced a DVD called All Together in which grandparents, fathers and siblings share their thoughts and feelings about having a deaf child in their family. A number of family activities are shown and activity cards are included in the pack. It is available in Sylheti.

The NDCS has produced a DVD called Positive Parenting which includes information on self-esteem (for children and parents), behaviour management, communication, play and reading, and wider family contact and community. It also includes stories from black and minority ethnic (BME) families of deaf children talking about their own experiences of parenting. This has a voice over in Sylheti.

The NDCS produce a DVD called 'Communication Matters'. It is available with subtitles in Sylheti. Good communication is essential to developing confidence and success and enables deaf children and young people to be part of their families and the world around them. In this DVD Asian children, young people and their families talk about deafness and communication and share the strategies they use at home to foster communication. For more information go to this page on the NDCS website.

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