Down Syndrome Answers – A video series of people with Down syndrome answering common questions

This is just great. A video series of people with Down syndrome answering the most common questions people have about Down syndrome.  Questions include, can a person with Down syndrome get married and what causes Down syndrome. This series of videos has been put together by the Canadian Down Syndrome Society.  Nice to see people with … Continue reading

Tough Love, Australian Story

Recently, ABC’s Australian Story program featured a story, Tough Love, about Taylor and Michael, a young couple who both have down syndrome and want nothing more than to get married and have children.   At the heart of this story is a complex journey for the two young people and their families, both families want what’s … Continue reading

Understanding the NDIS – The Conversation

This is a relatively short article by The Conversation which outlines some of the basic information about the NDIS, including why do we need the NDIS, eligibility and some of the issues that have been experienced up until now. You can read the article here. Related posts: Article by Disability Discrimination Commissioner about the positive … Continue reading