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Canadian Down Syndrome Association Conference 2018

What is the Canadian Down Syndrome Conference? The Canadian Down Syndrome Conference acts as a platform to share current developments and information from experts in their respective fields, as they relate to Down syndrome. Information in the fields of education, aging, health care, research, and advocacy will be shared with members of the community in the form of plenary/keynote speakers, …

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Ontario Seeks New Proposals for the next Phase of the Employment and Modernization Fund

In March, Minister Jaczek announced that the Ministry of Community and Social Services would continue to provide funding to support the Developmental Services Employment and Modernization Fund for a third phase. In October, the third phase for proposals for projects was launched.The Fund works to promote greater inclusion and independence for adults with developmental disabilities by funding projects put forward …

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Refusal to have constables Sasa Sljivo and Matthew Saris issue both an in-person and a public apology for their inappropriate, rude, and uneducated comments about Francie Munoz.

Down Syndrome Association Of Ontario 300 Sunset Blvd, Peterborough, ON K9H 5L3 Website: www.dsao.ca Email: info@dsao.ca Phone: 905-439-6644 Charitable # 88604 8792 RR0001   July 20, 2017 Mr. Mike McCormack President, Toronto Police Association 2075 Kennedy Rd #200 Scarborough, ON M1T 3V3 mmccormack@tpa.ca   Dear Mr. McCormack, The Down Syndrome Association of Ontario (DSAO) was disappointed to learn of your …

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DREAMS CONFERENCE – October 14th, 2017

Conference Location – The location of the conference is the Great Wolf Lodge in Niagara Falls. It is located at 3950 Victoria Avenue. Their phone number is 1-888-878-1818. More information on the Great Wolf Lodge can be found at www.gwl.com. Please click here to download Conference Package 2017

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From Good to Great: Enhancing Quality of Life for People with Down Syndrome

October 27-28, 2017 –Holiday Inn Toronto  International Airport Day One: Optimizing Neurodevelopment Keynote: Dr. David Stein – Author of the new book Supporting Positive Behavior in Children and Teens with Down Syndrome: The Respond, but Don’t React Method  Day Two: Optimizing Physical & Mental Health Keynote: Dr. Brian Chicoine – Medical Director, Advocate Adult Good to Great – Conference – Click …

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