Featuring SFN Mentor Father Tom Delaney
SFN Dad To Dad Podcast #44
Tom & his wife Peggy are proud parents of two boys; Charlie (13) and Jack (11), who has Down Syndrome.
Tom & Peggy are active within the Down Syndrome community. Peggy serves on the board of NADS (National Association for Down Syndrome. Tom is the Chicago area leader for DADS (Dads Appreciating Down Syndrome), a group of 150 dads who are raising children with Down Syndrome and who meet once a month to share experiences and resources.
For information on Dads Appreciating Down Syndrome, Click Here
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