The CDSS offer a really great Educational Package for school aged children. The package can be purchased as a hard copy or downloaded as a pdf for free! Check it out here: http://cdss.ca/resources/education-teaching/

Welcome to The Windsor-Essex Down Syndrome Association

Up About Down is an organization of people committed to enhancing the quality of life for individuals with Down syndrome and their families.

We strive to provide positive and accurate information through advocacy and education thereby raising Down syndrome awareness throughout the community.

We operate under Windsor-Essex Down Syndrome Association, and since being founded in 1990 have been serving the community for over 25 years.

Nov
24
Sun
2019
Christmas Party Invitation @ Ciociaro Club
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Sunday, November 24th from 2:00-6:00pm

Ciociaro Club
3745 N Talbot Rd, Oldcastle

Group Leaders: Please send out our Christmas party invitation to attempt to get an RSVP from planned attendees. We will need final numbers by November 1st to organize the event.

Reminder: Parent’s are responsible to bring a small wrapped present from Santa for each child.

Adult Leaders: I am looking for someone to say grace before our meal. If any of our adults are interested please contact me with a name and contact information.

Thank you,
Sheena Lane

*Please see flyer below for more information.

Christmas Invitation

Dec
8
Sun
2019
December Bowling Event 0-5 yr age group @ Playdium Lanes
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Come join us at Playdium Lanes Sunday, December 8th from 11-12:30pm for some 5 pin bowling. We will be covering the cost of shoe rentals and the lane rentals, we need to know how many bowlers we will have. If you are assisting your kids you do not count as a bowler. Please let us know by November 16th, we have to have a count.

Dec
15
Sun
2019
6-12 Age Group Small Christmas Party @ Atlas Tube Center
Dec 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

I have planned a small Christmas party for our age group on Sunday December 15th: 3:00-5:00.

I know we have the association party at the end of November, but you can never get enough Santa!

We will be meeting at the Atlas Tube Center in Lakeshore.

We have the gym for an hour and the party room for two hours.

Games, crafts, snacks, and the big guy himself.

I know this is a busy time of year for everyone, but I really hope everyone can come! Please let me know your intent to join us by December 6th.

-Sarah Stanton

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