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Down Syndrome Community Urged To Continue To Engage In Their Community

Saturday, 25 September 2021, 5:51 pm | NZDSA

The New Zealand Down syndrome community is urging people with Down syndrome not to let the traumatic events in Mt Albert stop them from seeking independence and to be at the heart of their communities. “We are heart-broken for Lena Zhang Harrap’s ... More >>

NZDSA Congratulates Trailblazer Michael Holdsworth On His Queen’s Birthday Honour

Wednesday, 9 June 2021, 8:31 am | NZDSA

The New Zealand Down Syndrome Association is extremely proud of Michael Holdsworth becoming a member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in this week’s Queen’s Birthday Honour. <img src="" ... More >>

Canterbury Actress With Down Syndrome To Make Debut In New York Cinemas

Friday, 23 April 2021, 1:56 pm | NZDSA

Amber Ranson and her fellow cast from the short film Peninsula will soon be shining on the silver screens of New York City when the New Zealand production makes its official world premiere at the high-profile Tribeca film festival. Producer Scott ... More >>