In partnership with A simple but engaging board game developed with Birmingham
Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, to help adults with learning
disabilities understand and manage relationships, risks and potentially unsafe
The Traffic Life Game helps health & social care
professionals discuss sensitive issues around relationships, safety and risk with
learning disabled adults. It offers players a safe environment to talk about
these important issues and to support each other.
Supported by a facilitator, up to 4 players take turns to
roll the dice and move around the townscape board, collecting Build-A-Character
cards and responding to simple scenarios based around everyday life and social
situations. The game uses a traffic light risk assessment system to help
players understand how they should respond in certain scenarios:
A discussion between the players and facilitator follows,
and this helps players understand why a certain response would be most
appropriate in a given situation.
also contains a fun “Build-A-Character” activity, which encourages players to
use their imagination and create characters using cards collected during the
Designed for adults with learning disabilities.
Suitable for 1-4 players, plus a facilitator.
1 x board
4 x playing pieces
1 x dice
3 x packs of scenario cards
4 x sets of traffic light cards
40 x Build-A-Character cards
1 x facilitator guide