Today is a special day that we can help to raise public awareness and advocate for people with Down syndrome. World Down Syndrome Day is recognized on March 21 to symbolize the the extra 21st chromosome which causes Down syndrome.
Ways to support people with down syndrome:
Join you local buddy walk
Support a local nonprofit organization
Support Ruby’s Rainbow and help young people with Down syndrome fulfill their dreams
Wear lots of socks on World Down Syndrome Day!
Great blogs about Down syndrome:
Ellie’s Gift I love the blog post about how to teach young children about Down syndrome.
Down to Life
There are many other blogs out there written by parents and other families members specific to Down syndrome.