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

Autumn Hike with Mike Saturday October 17, 2020 10 am to 11 am (approximate end time) Heber Down Conservation Area 5000 Cochrane St., Whitby Rain or shine, nothing beats a gorgeous autumn hike! Perhaps you’ll meet some new friends along the way! This hike, rain or shine, will be two parts, each approximately 25 minutes…

EDUCATOR PACKAGE

A guide to inclusive education for students with Down syndrome “The Canadian Down Syndrome Society has put together this resource to assist educators and parents in their journey towards a fully inclusive classroom. If this is your first time working with a student with differing abilities, you are going to experience the satisfaction of teaching…