FRIENDS Awarded Grant
F.R.I.E.N.D.S. was presented a check from the Fraternal Order of Eagles for a $5000 grant to be used for education support and technology for our members with Down syndrome in grades K-12.
2015 Techniques for Success
In its 7th year, the Techniques for Success (TFS) conference provides practical strategies for educating students with Down syndrome and those with other special needs. TFS 2015 will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2015, at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Frederick, Maryland. Conference details are now available, and registration will open on September 10,
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P.O. Box 641
Middletown, MD 21769
F.R.I.E.N.D.S., or Family Resource, Information & Education Network for Down Syndrome is a 501(c)(3) non-profit group of parents re-formed in 1999 in Frederick County, Maryland to:
- Be a support and resource group for expectant parents, new parents and extended families of babies born with Down Syndrome;
- Provide age-appropriate activities for our children and their friends;
- Advocate for community awareness and acceptance;
- Have quarterly meetings with professional speakers experienced in issues relative to Down Syndrome;
- Meet informally to share the joys and challenges of parenting.
* Monthly meetings are held on the second Friday of every month at 7:00pm at the Middletown United Methodist Church (MUMC) off Alt. 40 going west out of Frederick. For a map click here. Please come and join us.
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TECHNIQUES FOR SUCCESS
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SAVE THE DATE – September 17, 2016 for our 15th Annual Buddy Walk!!!
***We would like to thank everyone that came out and supported our 14th Annual Buddy Walk this year. We had over 900 participants and raised over $40,000 for Down Syndrome!!***
DOWN SYNDROME AWARENESS MARYLAND LICENSE PLATE
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