Browsing: Down Syndrome
Leticia Velasquez explains how her daughter’s Down syndrome has been a blessing in her life and urges readers to help parents who are feeling overwhelmed with a baby with Down syndrome find support, resources, or in truly difficult cases, an adoptive family.
Letitia Velasquez explores the role of advocacy groups in encouraging parents facing a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome. From diagnosis to adulthood, those who are blessed to know people with Down syndrome are flooding the media with joyful images of fulfilling lives lived with an extra chromosome.
Daniel Smrokowski reviews Where Hope Grows, a film that honestly portrays the joy, happiness, and friendship that a person with Down syndrome (and other special needs) brings to humanity.