OUR STORY

Since 1986 the Durham Down Syndrome Association (DDSA) has acted as a resource for health, education and support, to improve the lives of Durham residents who live with Down syndrome. Families in Durham Region saw a need to provide a forum for the full and free discussion by all persons concerned with Down syndrome, including (but…

UPCOMING EVENTS & PROGRAMS

DURHAM DOWN SYNDROME PLAY & SUPPORT GROUP FOR FAMILIES First Saturday of every month (*Currently not meeting during this time) 9:30 am to 11:00 am  Embassy Church 416 Taunton Road, Oshawa This is an informal group for new families or babies with Down syndrome, up to the age of 10 years. Expecting parents are also…

RETURN TO SCHOOL THIS FALL

With the new school year rapidly approaching, parents may have many questions and concerns. The Durham District School Board (DDSB) has submitted their 2020-2021 Special Education Plan to the Ministry. The document can be found on the DDSB website through the link: https://www.ddsb.ca/…/Inclusive-…/Special-Education-Plan.pdf Some highlights of the document include: – Up to date information about…