21 Children’s Books for Down Syndrome Awareness Month 1. “Oh Brother- Growing Up With a Special Needs Sibling” by Natalie Hale 2. “Special Brothers and Sisters Stories and Tips for Siblings of Children With a Disability or Serious Illness” by Mnnette Hames and Monica McCaffrey 3. “Everyone is Special and Unique” by Regina G. Burch […]
There is so much wonderful medical research available now that can help individuals with Down syndrome live a much longer, healthier and more productive life. The key thing is to reach out to your local Down syndrome organization or the national ones to get information about what doctors, specialists and therapists will be available for […]
Being a new parent can be an overwhelming feel, but if you are a parent of child with Down syndrome or any diagnosis for that matter can be even harder to wrap your head around. But know there are so many resources out there for new or expectant parents, who just received a diagnosis of […]
It was a cold, windy day today at our local farmers market, and I was volunteering at the table of a wonderful organization I just joined, the Hopkinton Education Foundation. Their mission is to provide funding, ideas, professional development and other resources to educators so they can promote innovation that motivates students to become lifelong […]
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Today is Day 2 of my photo op wearing my “I Am Determined To Stand Up For Awareness” shirt. Today I am in Michael’s shopping for holiday items and for stickers for my Erin Condren Planner. But I have also joined forces with IDSC (International Down syndrome Coalition) with their photo challenge for the month. Today […]
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So I have pledged to wear my “I Am Determined” shirts this whole month, to help spread awareness for Down syndrome. Yes I have a few and they will be washed. My mission is to wear it everywhere, in hopes that someone will ask me why am I wearing this shirt or to visit our website. It’s […]
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