By Tammy I was 18 weeks pregnant when I received the phone call with the results from the amnio.  The doctor simply said he was sorry and I was having a male child with Down syndrome.  I felt as if the bottom had fallen out of our world.  We had tried ... Read more

By Rae It’s the last stretch of a marathon. You’ve run a Herculean distance and even though you’ve trained for this moment, the wall has you unprepared. If you take another step you’re reasonably certain you’re going to have a heart attack. You ... Read more

By Erika My name is Erika. I am 25 years old. I want to tell you a little about my life. I live in Naperville with my parents. I have the best family in the world! My Dad and Mom have always supported me. They helped me to work towards my dreams and goals... Read more

By Julie Have you considered finding a volunteer assignment for your child with Down syndrome?  Jump right in, the water is fine! Our 12-year-old son, Miles, is an energetic, social guy who loves being around all types of people.  About a year ago, my h... Read more

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