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…

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…