50 families with persons with Down syndrome participated in the Workshop held at Ahmadabad. ...
The Down Syndrome Federation of India would like to break the myths associated with Down syndrome and help make people more aware about it and help break various taboos related to this condition...
For those who make a difference to the World of Down syndrome
Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar was the epitome of grace and beauty when she walked alongside a person with Down syndrome at an event in Brazil. Her walking with this person only helped spread more awareness about Down syndrome which is the most common and least understood genetic condition in the world.
BRAVURA Young is an initiative to celebrate courage and talent among kids and pre-teens as well as to create awareness about Down Syndrome. Under this fashion-cum-talent pageant, boys and girls of age 5 to 14 years will be encouraged to come out of their shell and showcase their inner bound confidence in front of the world through several rounds.
The headquarters of the Greater Chennai Corporation - the iconic Ripon Building was lit up on the occasion of the World Down Syndrome Day.
"Dr. Surekha Ramachandran created history when she spoke about "Genetic Culling" of persons with disability that exists in the world with special emphasis on Down syndrome.
Eminent doctors, academicians and social activists came together to discuss the various issues that persons with Down syndrome face and how to overcome them. The media decided to do their bit and tried to spread the message through various print and social media.
Railways has been providing the differently abled with concessions as well as facilities from 2014 onwards.
It is not often that a film celebrating persons with disabilities does so without romanticising the disability.
Dr. Surekha Ramachandran and her team went to Nepal in a bid to bring about change in perceptions about persons with down syndrome.
Pongal, the harvest festival of Tmailnadu is celebrated with pomp and grandeur across the state. Lots of festivities are organized and people enjoy themselves through some popular traditional games...
Dear Dr. Rekha, Greetings! I thank you for all you have given us for our cause, a never forgettable memories at the get together at your place. I carried with me great new ideas, experience and learned how to move to achieve the ultimate goal which one can learn only in such gatherings with interaction. Read more
Dear Sandhya, Thank u very much for all the hospitality shown towards us. We had a memorable evening with all of u. Congrats to Mathru Mandir and all of u , I know u all would have taken a lot of trouble to make this big day happen. Read more
It was our one of the best decision to visit at your center. Thank you very much for your hospitality and positive response towards us. We were in great dilemma when our daughter Tanvi was diagnosed with Down syndrome. Read more