What is it?
Down syndrome is a genetic disorder. It typically leads to delays in physical growth, characteristic facial features, and low intelligence even as an adult. 376 more words
Sometimes Wade is given gifts. Mostly it is for a reason like birthdays and Christmas but occasionally we will receive a ‘Just Because’ gift. ‘Just Because’ gifts are generally lovely because I know that the person giving it to us saw something and thought of Wade. 1,319 more words
KVTC is the first and only Vocational Education & Training (VET) centre for intellectually disabled (ID) people in Pakistan. With 400 graduated trainees gainfully employed in Karachi, KVTC has proved since 1991 that ID people can become independent, contributing, and responsible members of society. 72 more words
*This story was originally published in Voice The Journal of Down Syndrome Australia, Issue 1 2016 and republished with permission. I am the author of the original article* 2,776 more words