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World Down Syndrome Day Celebration!!!

World Down Syndrome Day Celebration!!!

April 9, 2015 No Comments

Below are images from our World Down Syndrome Day (March 21, 2015) celebration!!  To promote awareness and acceptance for individuals with Down Syndrome!

Upcoming Running Events

Upcoming Running Events

March 31, 2015 No Comments

Please see out EVENTS page for upcoming running events!!

Down Syndrome Questionnaire

Down Syndrome Questionnaire

March 31, 2015 No Comments

Hello, My name is Marissa Lewis, and I am a junior in high school. For the purpose of my Independent Science Research class, and because of my natural love of this topic (my 13 year-old brother has Down syndrome) and science in general, I have created a questionnaire on the feelings of guardians or relations of people with […]

World Down Syndrome Day 2015 Poster Campaign

World Down Syndrome Day 2015 Poster Campaign

March 17, 2015 No Comments

World Down Syndrome Day is on 3/21/15 to symbolize a third copy of the 21st chromosome in people with Down Syndrome. Please join F.R.I.E.N.D.S. in celebrating the value, acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome on March 21st!  Posters are scheduled to be up at schools the week of March 16 – March 20. […]

The Saylor Center

The Saylor Center

March 17, 2015 No Comments

LEGISLATION TO ESTABLISH THE ETHAN SAYLOR CENTER FOR SELF‐ADVOCATES RECEIVES HEARING IN ANNAPOLIS Pioneering center will prepare people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to participate in training programs for law enforcement and other public sectors FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Annapolis, MD (March 12, 2015) – Senator Ron Young (D‐Frederick) and Del. Carol Krimm (D‐Frederick) introduced legislation […]

I have Down syndrome and run my own business

I have Down syndrome and run my own business

March 16, 2015 No Comments

http://www.sheknows.com/parenting/articles/1009553/i-have-down-syndrome-and-run-my-own-business INSPIRING BUSINESS OWNERS A Down syndrome diagnosis doesn’t mean a child will live with his or her parents forever and never have a job. In fact, individuals with Down syndrome are breaking stereotypes into bits and pieces — from running a restaurant to launching a pottery business.  

Race 4 Respect

Race 4 Respect

March 16, 2015 No Comments

. . . . . Race: https://www.raceit.com/Register/?event=30493 Volunteers: https://www.raceit.com/Register/?event=30733

Christopher and Maroon 5

Christopher and Maroon 5

March 16, 2015 No Comments

Hello, We did a story about an amazing boy named Christopher Warner that I want you to know about. Christopher is a great little kid who happens to have Down Syndrome. His dream was to meet his Adam Levine and Maroon 5, he was lucky enough to do that last week. He has two amazing […]

A Star is Born

A Star is Born

March 16, 2015 No Comments

One voice, one vision….celebrating Down syndrome in the DC metropolitan area. A Star is Born People with Down syndrome and other disabilities have played small roles in movies before but enjoy this story about David DeSanctis who will become one of the first actors with Down syndrome to have a leading role in an English-language feature film. […]

SECAC Resource Fair

SECAC Resource Fair

March 12, 2015 No Comments

Come and connect with local organizations that provide services to person’s with special needs and their families.    Food  YMCA – crafts  Zumba  Sib Shop  Challenger Baseball  Magic with Chuck Flayhart  Music with RockCandy Storyteller – Marcia Wines  Arc Workshop – Please see events page.

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World Down Syndrome Day Celebration!!!

Below are images from our World Down Syndrome Day (March 21, 2015) celebration!!  To promote awareness and acceptance for...

Upcoming Running Events

Please see out EVENTS page for upcoming running events!!

Down Syndrome Questionnaire

Hello, My name is Marissa Lewis, and I am a junior in high school. For the purpose of my...

World Down Syndrome Day 2015 Poster Campaign

World Down Syndrome Day is on 3/21/15 to symbolize a third copy of the 21st chromosome in people with...

The Saylor Center

LEGISLATION TO ESTABLISH THE ETHAN SAYLOR CENTER FOR SELF‐ADVOCATES RECEIVES HEARING IN ANNAPOLIS Pioneering center will prepare people with...

I have Down syndrome and run my own business

http://www.sheknows.com/parenting/articles/1009553/i-have-down-syndrome-and-run-my-own-business INSPIRING BUSINESS OWNERS A Down syndrome diagnosis doesn’t mean a child will live with his or her parents...

Race 4 Respect

. . . . . Race: https://www.raceit.com/Register/?event=30493 Volunteers: https://www.raceit.com/Register/?event=30733

Christopher and Maroon 5

Hello, We did a story about an amazing boy named Christopher Warner that I want you to know about....

A Star is Born

One voice, one vision….celebrating Down syndrome in the DC metropolitan area. A Star is Born People with Down syndrome...

SECAC Resource Fair

Come and connect with local organizations that provide services to person’s with special needs and their families.   ...