IN THE NEWS

Yay – finally employers will no longer be issued certificates to pay people with disabilities less than minimum wage!

https://www.disabilityscoop.com/…/house-votes-to-end…/26924/

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-…

 

Please join us at the MDSC’s 33rd Annual Conference Saturday, March 25, 2017 | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm DCU Center, Worcester, MA #CountMeIn Each spring, hundreds of people with Down syndrome, their family members, health care professionals and educators from across New England attend our Annual Conference. Participants gather to hear the latest research findings […]