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Guelaguetza very special

The Guelaguetza Muy Especial, danced by Los Ángeles de Luz, gets bigger every year.

Early yesterday evening, all seating was filled and it was standing room only at the Plaza de la Danza — and that is a very good thing because Los Ángeles de Luz is group of 18 children and young people with Down’s Syndrome. 251 more words

Oaxaca

Dance Movement Therapy starting this August in Taman Tun

Dance Movement Therapy at Pusat Kreatif Kanak-Kanak Tuanku Bainun, Taman Tun.

For children, teenagers, and adults with autism, Down’s Syndrome, and special needs.

Individual/Group therapy available. 16 more words

Autism

Down's Syndrome and Alzheimer's Dementia

It’s a dreadful double whammy – people with Down’s are much more at risk of developing Alzheimer’s due to the extra strand of chromosome that causes Down’s in the first place.  247 more words

Research

Homemade (With Love, Felt Pens, and Desperation).

Here’s another of our ‘Heath Robinson’ handmade (in other words, crappy) resources. I wanted to demonstrate to Freddie, in visual form, exactly how long the school summer holidays are, and to reinforce the idea that he will be going back to school in September. 387 more words

End Of Year Thoughts

Another school year has come to an end. Over the past couple of weeks my newsfeed has been full of posts about Sports Days, leavers’ assemblies and prom nights, and end-of-year reports and concerts. 1,081 more words

Afraid

I was chatting the other day, with some mothers of children with Down’s syndrome; what was it about Down’s syndrome, we were asked, that everyone, the world and his wife, finds so scary? 637 more words

Education

Everyone's "Me" Is Unique!

We are all different from one another…and that is a good thing. We can learn so much from our differences! If someone’s uniqueness jumps out at you, try not to judge. 157 more words

POETRY