Founded over 35 years ago, The Hanen Centre is a Canadian charitable organization with a global reach. The Hanen approach has led the way in changing early language intervention by putting parents first in order to help children best.
The Hanen Centre offers a variety of resources, including guidebooks and DVDs, for helping parents and professionals promote the communication skills of young children.

The 2019 Calendar offers 16 months of fun and simple tips for building the critical language and literacy skills all children need to be prepared for school.

Each month highlights a key language and literacy-building strategy and includes simple tips for how to apply the strategy to everyday conversations with young children (18 months-5 years).