So sad that we still see such high termination rates of pregnancies diagnosed with DS. This beautiful story touched my heart, as I hope it will yours. “She’s given us a purpose and a joy that is impossible to express. She’s given us bigger smiles, more laughter and sweeter kisses than we’ve ever known. She’s opened our eyes to true beauty and pure love.”
https://www1.cbn.com/…/im-just-really-sad-mother-confronts-…

 

Having made statewide advocacy a hallmark in recent years, the MDSC has quickly established itself as a leader in disability policy. Already, we have helped move a number of pieces of legislation that are changing lives for the better- the Down Syndrome Information Act, Real Lives Bill, National Background Check Bill, and the most recently […]

With this month having been National Down Syndrome Month as well as National Disability Month, it’s been exciting to see some of the activities going on in our schools to bring awareness and appreciation for diverse learning abilities. At one public elementary school in Cambridge, one period in October was dedicated to a week-long effort […]