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March 2019

World Down Syndrome Day Celebration Arizona – United States

March 17
Mesa Pioneer Park, 526 E Main St
Mesa, AZ 85203 United States

Join three amazing organizations that serve the Down syndrome community and are partnering on hosting a fun celebration of World Down Syndrome Day on March 17th, 2019 from 2 to 4:30pm in Mesa, AZ. This event is a family carnival-style picnic. Food trucks will be selling their signature food items. There will be train rides, face painting, characters/mascots, crafts, vendors, dancing, game truck, bounce houses and more. Visit with friends and celebrate the individuals we love with Down syndrome. Free…

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Malang’s World Down Syndrome Day 2019 – Indonesia

March 17 - March 24
Malang’s World Down Syndrome Day 2019, RSI Aisyiyah Malang Jl. Sulawesi No.16
Malang, East Java 65117 Indonesia

Children with Down Syndrome's Art Performance (Angklung traditional music, Dance, Poem, Fashion Show, Testimony, Talkshow) to bring awareness to the public that they have ability like others and remove negative stigma.

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Lift Up Down’s Benefit Concert 2019 – Jamaica

March 17
Campion College Auditorium, 105 Hope Road (Old Hope Road Entrance)
Kingston 6, St. Andrew Jamaica

It is our annual fund-raising variety concert in commemoration of World Down Syndrome Day. We use this opportunity to also showcase the talents of our children with Down syndrome. Our goal is to promote social awareness of the condition so as to enable persons living with Down's syndrome in Jamaica to achieve their full potential.

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ADSA Buddy Walk – New Zealand

March 17
Tahaki Reserve, 250 Mt Eden Rd Mount Eden
Auckland, 1024 New Zealand

On Sunday 17 March, hundreds of people will gather at Tahaki Reserve in Mt Eden to participate in Auckland Down Syndrome Association's 14th annual Buddy Walk. Buddy Walk is an event that promotes acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome.It is a 3.5 km walk in which anyone can participate without special training and will be followed by a Fun Fair and entertainment. It will include field and stage entertainment, face painters, clowns, live music, food stalls, raffles, great…

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“Soy y voy: Mi propia historia” – Costa Rica

March 17
Auditorio Nacional Museo del nino en San Jose, San Jose
San Jose, Costa Rica

Este mes celebramos a las personas con síndrome de Down! El 17 de marzo a las 2pm, realizaremos en el Auditorio Nacional el evento "Soy y voy: Mi propia historia" en donde compartiremos historias de personas con sindrome de Down y sus familias, quienes abriran al publico sus vidas, memorias, anecdotas, principales luchas, y de quienes usted podra aprender. No te perdas esta oportunidad que aportara mucho a tu vida, la enriquecera. Unamonos y avancemos en la construccion de la…

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Conference “My Voice” The Voice of young people with Down syndrome” – Nepal

March 17 - March 25
Maya Manor Boutique Hotel, Hattisar
Kathmandu, Province-3 44600 Nepal

*Meet the Press*Meeting at Nepal Human Rights Commission with concerned Authorities *Siblings' Support Workshop (Sibling and Carer concern) *Youth Conference "My Voice" the voice of young people with Down syndrome. *Cultural Program *Interaction Program with Army Officer's Wives

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Dzien Kolorowej Skarpetki – Poland

March 17 - March 22
Centrum Zabaw Rodzinnych Family Park, Fordonska 183
Bydgoszcz, Kujawsko-Pomorskie 85-766 Poland

The ZESPOLAKI Association is organizing a week of lectures, training and educational consultations on this topic as part of the celebrations of the World Downover Day. Meetings for adults will be led by specialists and will be held from 18 to 22 March 2019 in Bydgoszcz. They will provide information on rehabilitation, therapy and support for children and adults with Down syndrome. On March 17, 2019, the Association ZESPOLAKI and Family Park in Bydgoszcz organize the 5th Family Rally with…

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DOWN 5K – Ururguay

March 17
Circuito El Prado, Av. Delmira Agustina y Av. Leon Ribeiro El Prado
Montevideo, Montevideo 11700 Uruguay

This is a race organized for the 4th time in a row to celebrate WDSD. Participants buy tickets at ABITAB, a bil payment chain with offices all over the country. and get a t-shirt and runner number, though there's no competition involved. Our motto is "cada uno a su ritmo" (each at their own pace), as in life. It's rather a celebration in one of the largest parks of the city. After the race is over, and the last runner…

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Dia Internacional da Si­ndrome de Down 2019 – Brazil

March 18 - March 21
Casa da Cultura de Marialva, R. Formosa no 1215
Marialva, Paraná 86990-000 Brazil

Iremos realizar palestras com a participação dos alunos e alunas com Síndrome de Down da APAE, para as escolas do município de Marialva -PR. Também, iremos com os alunos e alunas nos órgãos públicos da cidade para a divulgação e visibilidade do Dia Internacional da Síndrome de Down.

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Down Syndrome Awareness Week San Mateo – United States

March 18 - March 22
Safari Run, San Mateo, 341 N Amphlett Blvd
san mateo, CA 94401 United States

Safari Run will be offering open play free admission all week (03/18-22/19) to children with Down syndrome and their siblings. Hours: Morning Mon.-Fri. 10 AM–12 noon. Afternoon Mon., Wed., Th. 1PM-6 PM & Tue., Fri. 1PM-4PM All Families will be able to purchase a one time open play session pass (good for a future open play session and limited to one per child) for $8, while supplies last. All proceeds from this promotion will go to LuMind. It’s simple, wear…

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Down Syndrome Awareness Week Sunnyvale – United States

March 18 - March 22
Down Syndrome Awareness Week, 1180 Kern Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085 United States

World Down Syndrome Day is March 21, 2019 Come participate with Safari Run! It’s simple, wear mismatched colorful socks all week to support the cause. Safari Run will be offering open play free admission all week (03/18-22/19) to children with Down syndrome and their siblings. Hours: Morning Mon.-Fri. 10 AM–12 noon (Tues. 11-12 due to a private event) Afternoon Mon., Tues., Wed., Th. 1PM-6 PM & Fri. 1PM-4PM All Families will be able to purchase a one time open play…

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Territory of the Sun – Kyrgyzstan

March 18
Shanghai Hotel, Nurmatov st. 22
Osh, Kyrgyzstan

Fashion show with kids with Down syndrome as models and portrait photo exhibition of kids with Down syndrome and a concert. The presentation will have information about Down syndrome and breaking stereotypes

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Down Syndrome Awareness Week Plano – United States

March 19 - March 22
Safari Run, Plano, 2300 Coit Rd. #300
Plano, TX 75075 United States

World Down Syndrome Day is March 21, 2019 Safari Run invites you to participate with them! It’s simple, wear mismatched colorful socks all week to support the cause. Safari Run will be offering open play free admission all week (03/19-22/19) to children with Down syndrome and their siblings. Hours: Tuesday—Friday 9:30 AM—6:30 PM All Families will be able to purchase a one time open play session pass (good for a future open play session and limited to one per child)…

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Odd socks Enlightenment campaign and workshop for parents and teachers – Nigeria

March 19 - March 22
The Federal Civil service club, Close 8, satellite Town Mo-Rainbow learning centre
112 rd,A close, house 4, Festac town, Lagos 102 Nigeria

On the 19th- There would be a rally at the Ijegun community in Satellite Town.21st: Odd socks and enlightenment campaign. To enlighten the community about " person first" before the diagnosis. 22nd: Workshop for Parents and Teachers. The importance of inclusion, early intervention and Education for Down syndrome.

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46+1 – Loud and Proud – Kyrgyzstan

March 19 - March 26
National Library, Yunusa Abdrahmanova 208
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

A photo exhibition of photos taken by young adults with Down syndrome. For the last four months our young people with Down syndrome learned photography from a professional photographer.

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WDSD Geneva 2019

March 20 - March 21
United Nations – Geneva, Palais des Nations
Geneva, 1211 Switzerland

"Leave no one behind" For World Down Syndrome Day 2019, Down Syndrome International supported people with Down syndrome to speak up about employment at the United Nations in Geneva. We organised a side event to the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. Watch the event here...   Thank you to all who participated in the 2019 WDSD Conference at the UN in Geneva.  ...on social media WDSD Conference Facebook Page WDSD…

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L’école de la vie (projection film documentaire et débat) – Belgium

March 20
IHECS, Auditoire Velge, Rue de l'Étuve 58-60 1000 Bruxelles
Bruxelles, Bruxelles 1000 Belgium

Dans le cadre de la Journée Mondiale de la Trisomie 21, Inclusion Down et Éducation sans limites asbl s’associent pour vous inviter à la projection du film documentaire « L’école de la vie ». Synopsis Anita, Rita, Ricardo et Andrès forment une bande de copains trisomiques qui partage les bancs de la même école depuis 40 ans. Mais ils aspirent à une autre vie. Ils voudraient juste pouvoir faire comme tout le monde : être autonome, gagner de l’argent, se…

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Coffee Morning for World Down Syndrome Day – Ireland

March 20
The Sweep Bar, Kilmeaden
Co. Waterford, Ireland

A Coffee Morning with scones and Live music from Bim Connors and a raffle with some lovely prizes. All proceeds going to the Waterford and South Kilkenny Branch of Down Syndrome Ireland and going to help our wonderful kids. It will be a lovely event. 10 am to 12 noon Wednesday 20th March.

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Lots Of Socks party for World Down Syndrome Day – Turkey

March 20
Lüleburgaz Belediyesi, Babaeski Yolu 5. KM küme evler mevkii no:14
Lüleburgaz, Kirklareli 39750 Turkey

Our Event has three parts: 1-Lots of Socks party. 2- WDSD 2019 hand painting at WDSD memory wall. 3-WDSD awareness walking at the city centre and distribution of the WDSD flyers.

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Inclusive Play, Advocacy/Enlightenment Campaign Via Road Walk and Radio Talk to mark World Down Syndrome Day – Nigeria

March 20 - March 21
Larger Than I International School, 43 PDP Old Secretariat Road. Yenizue-gene.
Yenagoa, Bayelsa 560001 Nigeria

There will be an inclusive play between children with challenges and children with no obvious challenge to enhance this year's theme 'Leave No One Behind'. Thereafter, there will be a road walk by parents and children, wearing the World Down Syndrome Day T-shirt. Also, on the previous day, 20th March, there will be a visit by the foundation team members to at least two Radio Stations in the state for a phone-in program to create awareness.

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Swiatowy Dzien Osob z Zespolem Downa – “Skarpetkowo” – Poland

March 20 - March 21
Publiczne Przedszkole Nr 17 im. Krasnala Halabaly w Pile, ul. Sniadeckich 3A
Pila, wielkopolskie 64 Poland

Tuesday 20th and 21st of March we celebrate World Day Syndrome Day 2019 in our inclusive kindergarden. As you can see, we have just prepared a lot of socks! We are encouraging everyone to take part in the empovering event. The enhancement of awarness of Down syndrome is very important for us. That is why we prepared some leaflets and articles about this issue. Like people around the world, all children and adults in our place wear colourful mismatched socks…

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Next Step AUB celebrates WDSD19 – Lebanon

March 20
American University of Beirut Beirut, Lebanon

- Movie screening about the Next Step AUB Program - Student with DS presentation about Down Syndrome - AUB students volunteering experience with Next Step Students - Art Fair and inclusion activities like "Break the Stigma"

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WDSD New York 2019

March 21
NY United States

"Leave no one behind in education" This event took place at Trusteeship Council Chamber, United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY, United States on 21 March 2019 - 10am-6pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) Watch the recordings on UN Web TV Morning session:     Afternoon session:     Please note: you can follow the WDSD Conference in Spanish, Italian or Portuguese. Navigate to the video language menu. Select Spanish, Chinese (for Italian) or Arabic (for Portuguese). Speech by Marta Sodano, self-advocate representing…

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Marburg feiert den Welt-Down-Syndrom-Tag 2019 Signale setzen – „Socken rocken“! – Germany

March 21
Marburg, Marktplatz
Marburg, 35037 Germany

Marburg feiert den Welt-Down-Syndrom-Tag 2019 Signale setzen – „Socken rocken“! Eine Viertelmillion Schweden! Warum tragen jedes Jahr am 21.3. eine Viertelmillion Schweden zwei verschiedene Socken? Die Initiative „Rocka sockorna“ geht auf ein kleines Mädchen zurück: „Anders zu sein ist gut“, erklärt Nathea Anemyr im Fernsehen. „Meine Schwester hat das Down-Syndrom und ich werde traurig, wenn ich all die Schimpfworte über Menschen wie sie höre.“ Anders zu sein ist gut! - Lasst niemanden zurück! Zum vierten Mal lassen wir in Marburg…

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Actividad 3-21 Juegos Recreativos Adaptados – Puerto Rico

March 21
Universidad de Puerto Rico en Cayey, Parque de Verdes Sombras
Cayey, 738 Puerto Rico

Ven y únete a celebrar el Día Mundial de Síndrome de Down. Los participantes disfrutarán de juegos adaptados, merienda, música y muchas sorpresas. La actividad se llevará a cabo en el Parque de Verdes Sombras de la UPR Cayey, comenzando a las 8:30 am. Llevamos 9 años celebrando este día auspiciado por los estudiantes del curso EDES 4086 y la Dra.. Lesbia Borras. ¡Te esperamos!

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2nd Annual NDSC All Kinds of Heroes Golf Classic – United States

March 21
Legacy Golf Course at Lake Lanier, 000 Lanier Islands Pkwy
Buford, GA 30518 United States

Proceeds from the 2019 tournament will go to support educational programs for people with Down syndrome, their families and the professionals that serve them, free materials for communities, families and educators, new parent packages, rural outreach programs and disability training programs for first responders. The event will be held on World Down Syndrome Day, March 21st, 2019, and includes golf, breakfast, lunch, dinner/awards party, raffle, unlimited beverages of all kinds in a “Bottomless Yeti”, contests, and a chance to win…

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IV Congreso Internacional de Síndrome de Down “Una Mirada a Través del Síndrome de Down” – Bolivia

March 21 - March 23
Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, Avenida Saavedra Nro. 2246
La Paz/ Bolivia, Bolivia

En el marco de las celebraciones por el Día Internacional de síndrome de Down, el programa ANANES (Atención de Niños y Adolescentes con Necesidades Especiales en Salud) del Hospital del Niño “Dr. Ovidio Aliaga Uría”, cuyo fin es mejorar la atención en salud de niños y adolescentes con condiciones crónicas en salud; en conjunto con el Instituto de Genética de la Facultad de Medicina de la UMSA, organizan el IV Congreso Internacional de síndrome de Down, a realizarse en la…

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Trisomie 21 : vivire mieux (Trisomy 21: a better life) – France

March 21
Angers, Mars 21: Larrey Auditorium, Hospital, 4 rue Larrey, Angers, France Mars 22 &23: Volney Auditorium, Law University, 2 rue de Rennes, Angers, France
Angers, Pays de la Loire 49100 France

This is the 14th event organized by AFRT and partners. It will include:- an introduction on Down Syndrome for medical students - talks on recent research in biology and medecin -debates about inclusion More information on https://www.afrt.fr

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World Down Syndrome Day Activities – Brazil

March 21 - March 25
Brazil Activities – World Down Syndrome Day Brazil, Brazil

Federação Down provides the schedule around Brazil in commemoration of the World Down Syndrome Day, made available by down syndrome organizations and groups, that you can follow in this single website.

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Guinness World Record attempt – United Kingdom

March 21
Carlisle College Sports Hall, Victoria Place
Carlisle, Cumbria CA1 1HS United Kingdom

We would like people to join us at 12 noon on World Down Syndrome day, March 21st, to attempt to break The Guiness World Record for Most Odd Socks worn at one time. The event will take place in Carlisle College's sports hall. Socks must be showing for 5 minutes, Guiness world records ask that people wear shorts or skirts to ensure socks are visible at all times during the record attempt. Carlisle Mencap will be joining us and there…

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3rd Annual Rock Your Socks – United States

March 21
Get Air, 34450 Gateway Dr
Palm Desert, California 92211 United States

Come join us - wear your silly, fun, mix matched socks for a chance to win prizes. The first 50 individuals with Down syndrome will go in for free!! All ages welcomed, siblings, friends and community guest welcomed to join us. Follow us on Facebook for more details.

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Think Out, Be Light Fashion Show – United States

March 21
Hilton Garden Inn – Duncanville, 800 N Main St
Duncanville, Texas 75116 United States

Think Out, Be Light is the coolest, happiest day of the year. TOBL is a fashion show that celebrates children and young adults with special needs. It happens every year on World Down syndrome Day and provides an opportunity for us to remind our friends and loved ones about just how important every human life is. Think Out, Be Light is managed and sponsored by the Zoe Communications Agency.

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Award Ceremony, Concert and Conference – Venezuela

March 21 - March 29
Caracas, Avenida Sucre de Los Dos Caminos Centro Parque Boyaca Floor 16 Suite 163
Caracas, Venezuela

1. Award Ceremony of the National Painting and Disability Contest. 2. Concert of the Vocal Group TALENTUM (Integrated by young people and adults with Down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities) 3. Conference: Agenda 2030 and people with disabilities.

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World Down Syndrome Day 2019 – Pakistan

March 21
NDF PDSA Rehab Center, House No. C-23 Housing Society Nawabshah
Shaheed Benazir Abad, Sindh 67450 Pakistan

World Down syndrome Day 2019 will be observed with 200 Children with Down syndrome in Nawabshah at NDF PDSA Rehab Center. The purpose of the day will be to highlight the importance of the day and needs of children with Down syndrome. The parents will be engaged to exchange their experiences and to share information.

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Celebration 21 March – Costa Rica

March 21
March 21 Celebration, 200 S, 310 West Catolic Churche
Tibàs, San Josè 506 Costa Rica

La familia Fundafut (formada por estudiantes, prfesores y familia de los estudiantes) iremos a la finca que tenemos en Naranjo, Cantòn de Alajuela, a pasar el dìa. Tendremos diferentes actividades como:Charla de concientizaciòn y de la importancia de unir a todos los paìses del mundo en la celebraciòn del 21 de marzo, haciendo ènfasis en la campaña de este año a nivel mundial "No Dejes a Nadie Atras", tendremos juegos, almuerzo, baile y haremos el juego de las medias. Serà…

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Dementia in people with Down syndrome: the state of the science – Ireland

March 21
Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, Durkan Lecture Theatre, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences St James's Hospital
Dublin 8, D08 W9RT Ireland

This one-day seminar explores the latest findings in the area of brain health, cognitive ageing and dementia among people with Down syndrome. People with Down syndrome are at a very high risk of developing dementia as they age. There is still much to be learned about diagnosis and post-diagnostic support. Trinity Centre for Ageing and Intellectual Disability (TCAID) presents the state of the science on dementia in Down syndrome. Key world leaders will explore symptom recognition, assessment tools, biomarkers, advances…

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Down Syndrome Day, Mim Kemal Öke ve Nazliyla Yarali Ceylanlar – Turkey

March 21
Izmir Katip Celebi University, Hekim Haci Pasa conference area
Izmir, Turkey

The conference will be given by Prof.Dr. Mim Kemal Öke, then children with Down's syndrome will perform dance show with rhythm show from Anatolian Down Syndrome Association and Vasfiye-Orhan Akyildiz Disability Center.

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Celebration of World Down Syndrome Day 2019 – Bangladesh

March 21
Teacher Student Centre (TSC), University of Dhaka, TSC, University of Dhaka, Nilkhet Road
Dhaka, Dhaka 1000 Bangladesh

Join Us… This is our privilege to announce that being the representative member of Down Syndrome International-UK, Down Syndrome Society of Bangladesh and Department of Communication Disorders, University of Dhaka along with other organizations would like to take the opportunity to observe the 14th World Down Syndrome Day on 21st March, 2019 to create a massive awareness on Down Syndrome. This year we will be observing the day in four other districts like Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Munshiganj and Bogura through…

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World Down Syndrome Day Glow Party Oklahoma – United States

March 21
Rhema Ninowski Recreation Center, 1367 East 71st Street
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma 74012 United States

Join us to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day on Thursday, March 21! Wear your crazy socks and brightest neons and come dance the night away. World Down Syndrome Day Glow Party Thursday, March 21 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Rhema Ninowski Recreation Center 1367 East 71st Street Broken Arrow, OK 74012 Pizza, cupcakes and drinks will be provided. DSAT families with kids of all ages are invited but space is limited so RSVP early!

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Journée Mondiale Trisomie 21 – Luxemburg

March 21
City Concorde Luxembourg, 80, route de Longwy
L-8060 Bartringen, Luxembourg

During the whole day an information booth will be in the shopping mall to give visitors the chance to learn more about Down Syndrome and our association! At 6 p.m. our inclusive dance group "Dreamteam 21 - Danse Ensemble" will present a performance in the mall and every visitor can participate.

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World Down syndrome Day Open House, Hoffman Estates – United States

March 21
GiGi’s Playhouse- National Office, 2350 W Higgins Rd
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 United States

TIMELINE OF ACTIVITIES FOR EVENT: 3-6pm Food and Music! 3-6pm Face Painting and Glitter Tattoos! 3-6pm Crazy Sock Craft! 3-6pm Open Mic! Sign up to show off your skills on stage- singing-dancing-reading-etc.! 3-6pm Raffle for children’s bikes giveaway every 30 min! 3-4pm Coop from the Schaumburg Boomers 3pm- Raffle 3-3:20pm Leaps and Bounds “Mini” class in GiGIU 3:21pm Balloon Release- make a wish for Ds 3:30 Raffle 3:30-3:50pm GiGiFit “Mini” class 3:50-4:00pm StoryTime in New Space (book about Ds) 4-5pm…

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Charity Dog Walk – United Kingdom

March 21
Marbury Country Park, Northwich
Northwich, Cheshire CW9 6AT United Kingdom

Join Cheshire Down's Syndrome Support Group with your pooch at 10.00 am for a walk around Marbury park to raise awareness on World Down Syndrome Day. Free doggy goody bags.

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LOCAL Live, Memphis – United States

March 21 - March 22
Wiener Theater at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Rd
Memphis, TN 38119 United States

LOCAL Live is an excellent show to represent individuals with Down syndrome in the area of the performing arts. Audiences celebrate Company d for their musicality, inspirational impact, and unique ability to shape the culture of their community one step at a time.Local Live is inspired by local performing artists providing the soundscape for the show. Guest choreographers and musicians fuse movement, music and spoken word throughout the program. A unique collaboration of some of Memphis’ most outstanding choreographers includes…

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Celebrating World Down’s Syndrome Day with the parents – Pakistan

March 21
Rising Sun institute for Special Children, XX Sector, Phase III, DHA
Punjab, Lahore, 54000 Pakistan

A fun filled day with the children with Downs syndrome and their families. There will be colorful performances by the students with Downs syndrome, speeches by the featured success stories and informative discussions by professionals.

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OpporTUNEity Knocks 2019 – Canada

March 21
Molson Canadian Center, Casino New Brunswick, 21 Casino Dr.
Moncton, New Brunswick E1G 0R7 Canada

OpporTUNEity Knocks is an event designed to showcase the diverse talent in our area as well raise awareness and funds for the Down Syndrome community. It will be a “GOT TALENT” style show where contestants competing for cash prizes will come on stage and perform their act for a panel of judges. The judges will be there to provide feedback for the contestants and the audience. This year there will be two prizes, Audience Vote and Judges pick.

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Belfast city hall lights up for World Down syndrome Day 2019 – United Kingdom

March 21
Belfast city hall, Donegall square
Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast city hall will be lit up in the Down syndrome coulours ( blue and yellow ) to celebrate world Down syndrome day on the 21st March , there will also be a reception held afterwards at the city hall .

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Dance on 321 – Nigeria

March 21
Amuwo Odofin Local Government , Festac Town lagos and Oriade Local Government, Satellite Town, Satellite Town Festac Town
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria Nigeria

A dance and drama show to celebrate persons living with Down syndrome. This awareness will help promote acceptance and inclusion in the society so that they can be equal opportunities.

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Jornada de Orientación : ¿Qué implica la interdicción de mi hijo con discapacidad? – Colombia

March 21
Comfamiliar, Calle 48 No 43-104 Salón Atlántico
Barranquilla, Colombia

Con ocasión de la conmemoración del Día Mundial del Síndrome de Down, FUNDOWN CARIBE, estará ofreciendo a las familias y demás participantes una jornada de orientación que ayudará a comprender la importancia de mantener la capacidad legal de las personas con síndrome de Down , y la posibilidad de asumir como alternativa a la interdicción, la toma de decisiones con apoyo. Como ponente invitada estará la abogada Andrea Parra Fonseca. El evento dará inicio a las 6:30 p.m . La…

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Robert Pio Hajjar & Ideal Way for World Down Syndrome Day 2019 – Canada

March 21
Ideal Way celebrates WDSD at Tecumseh PS, London Ontario, 401 Tecumseh Ave E
London, Ontario N6C 1T4 Canada

Ideal Way celebrates WDSD 2019 by presenting I Can, YOU Can to students and staff at Tecumseh PS. Robert Pio Hajjar, born with Down syndrome and recipient of the inaugural World Down Syndrome Day Award, shares his life story and how he is living his life's purpose. Robert is a professional Speaker & Author. His first book is titled, I Love My Life, with foreword by the great Jean Vanier.

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Right To Run – South Africa

March 21
Arcadia, SunnyPark Mall
Pretoria, Gauteng 65 South Africa

Creating Awareness by joining Right to Run, letting everyone know disabilities do not dictate abilities.Fun Run/walk for all persons with Down syndrome and their family and friends. Join us at the Right To Run in SunnyPark Arcadia

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