October is Down syndrome Awareness Month – Get Involved!
I love the fall, for sure. But I also love a whole month dedicated to help educate the world about my two daughters with Down syndrome, Evie and Polly, and about so many individuals living in our communities who are amazing contributors to society.
My CHALLENGE to you this month is to:
Here’s a quick cheat sheet of my top Down syndrome posts:
And a couple Memes you can use, or just steal the idea:
–Purchase an extra
copy of my book SUN SHINE DOWN and donate it to a school, church, or library.
–Volunteer once at an organization (or donate) in your area that focuses on Down syndrome (GiGi’s Playhouse, Down syndrome Associations, Special Olympics, and so many more! These organizations also have literature you can pass out in your neighborhood, to your doctor, and at schools. Cool, huh?
-Check out a great list of bloggers: parents and self advocates who share their lives and experiences with others.
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