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New Resource Aimed To Destroy Myths About Down Syndrome

Monday, 26 October 2020, 4:50 pm | New Zealand Down Syndrome Association

The new Living with Down Syndrome publication will destroy myths and help overcome barriers for people with Down syndrome to reach their full potential. The New Zealand Down Syndrome Association (NZDSA) this week published the enhanced 2020 edition of ... More >>

New Guidelines Game Changer For Teaching Students With Down Syndrome

Monday, 10 August 2020, 11:59 am | New Zealand Down Syndrome Association

The New Zealand Down Syndrome Association (NZDSA) has welcomed the first international guidelines for educating learners with Down syndrome which were released last week. These guidelines are an important document that will inform the education needs, ... More >>

Down Syndrome Community Urges Government To Ignore Health And Disability Review

Friday, 3 July 2020, 10:51 am | New Zealand Down Syndrome Association

The New Zealand Down syndrome community is urging the Government to ignore the recommendations in the recent Health and Disability Sector Review. “New Zealand has made terrific progress to enhance the quality of life for people with Down syndrome and other disabilities ... More >>

New video to celebrate new Kiwi babies with Down syndrome

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 8:46 am | New Zealand Down Syndrome Association

The New Zealand Down Syndrome Association (NZDSA) has today launched a new celebratory video for new parents to mark the start of the Down Syndrome Awareness Month. More >>

Down syndrome community calls for inclusion on WDS day

Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 4:56 pm | New Zealand Down Syndrome Association

Down syndrome community calls for inclusion on World Down Syndrome Day More >>

Down syndrome Community appalled by Shortland Street story

Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 1:25 pm | New Zealand Down Syndrome Association

The New Zealand Down Syndrome Association is appalled by the insensitive and ignorant story lines used in recent episodes of Shortland Street. More >>

People with Down Syndrome celebrate World Down Syndrome Day

Monday, 19 March 2018, 1:13 pm | New Zealand Down Syndrome Association

People with Down Syndrome celebrate World Down Syndrome Day by calling for the right to live a happy and healthy life! More >>

World Down Syndrome Day this Wednesday

Tuesday, 20 March 2012, 10:55 am | New Zealand Down Syndrome Association

Wednesday 21 March (21/3) is World Down Syndrome Day, and this year it will be celebrated in high style at Government House, Wellington at an event hosted by the NZDSA patron and Governor-General, Lt Gen The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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