Advocacy aimed directly at obstetricians is common in the Down syndrome community. As the point of first contact between families and Down syndrome, how they see the condition is critical. Continue reading April A to Z Blogging Challenge: Obstetrician
One of life’s milestones, something we all see as a normal life goal, is sometimes just out of reach for some of our adult children with Down syndrome. Marriage represents opportunities for advocacy in two different areas: the personal and the public. Continue reading April A to Z Blogging Challenge: Marriage
The disability community at large has been fighting for civil rights for decades.
Continue reading April A to Z Blogging Challenge: Civil Rights
A new Missouri state resolution reaffirms the state’s support of sheltered workshops after disabled people and their families band together to “protect the right to choose sheltered employment as a valuable work choice.”
Continue reading Missouri Families and Lawmakers Fight to Save Sheltered Workshops