Neurodiverse South

Neurodiverse South

Neurodiverse South

Specialist toy lending collection

This new and updated toy collection caters for neurodiverse children, teens and adults and those with more significant needs - improving the library experience.


Each branch will stock basic developmental items.    
More specialised toys will be housed in our 3 larger libraries, Tallaght, Ballyroan and North Clondalkin Library  (covering areas such as language, communication, fine motor, gross motor, play & life etc)                                                                          

 This specialised collection has been funded through the Community Recognition Fund.        
A complete catalogue of stock can be viewed here  (updated December 2023)

Quiet Time at Your Library

Each library provides a quiet time. During this time, the building will be a designated quiet space, and sensory items and toys will be available for Library customers to use.


Social Stories

Available in each library.


Tovertafel Table

The Magic Table (Tovertafel) is a fun care innovation designed for use by patrons with autism, additional learning needs dementia or cognitive impairment.                                           Interactive light games are projected onto a table and infrared sensors respond to arm movements of players.


JAM card

Staff trained in JAM card awareness.