Greenview Aviaries Outing – Saturday July 31, 2021

The 0-5 & 6-12 age group went on a Greenview outing on Saturday July 31st. The weather was great and everyone had a great time viewing the animals and playing at the park/splash pad.

4 Aug 2021 posted by upaboutdown


Park Meet Up with the 0-5 Age Group – Sunday, July 4, 2021

On Sunday July 4th, 2021, the 0-5 age group held a park meet up, which was really enjoyed! We were able to have a safe, distanced meet up. The kids had fun playing on the park equipment, blowing bubbles and had a blast with the water balloons, and it was nice for the parents to

12 Jul 2021 posted by upaboutdown


Karaoke Night April 17, 2021

Another fun night of karaoke with the gang! 14 super stars on display and all did a great job! Looking forward to getting together with all for an outdoor nature walk and a few pictures along the way. See you all soon. Many thanks to the Murdock Family, Jeff, Manon and Amanda. It was especially

20 Apr 2021 posted by upaboutdown


Arts and Craft Night with the Murdock Family March 20, 2021

What an awesome night of Arts and Crafts! Everyone had a great time! Thank you to Jeff, Manon and Amanda for the amazing bag filled with supplies for 4 arts and crafts that were completed from 7-9 pm. We love you guys! Click on the photos below to view larger.

22 Mar 2021 posted by upaboutdown


T-21 Project, August 14, 2021 – CANCELLED

The Photoshoot has been cancelled. Hi Families, UAD has been offered a wonderful opportunity to partner with Nikki Vos this summer, for photoshoots and more. She is a first year photography student at Lambton College. She currently runs a small hobby photography business that focuses on providing affordable, quality photos to all families and individuals.

19 Mar 2021 posted by upaboutdown


New Fitness Class Starts Sunday, February 21, 2021

Up About Down is happy to be offering an online fitness class. Physical activity is great for both your physical and mental health. These classes will be taught by a mother from our organization, Kourtney Laforest-Belisle. The first class will be offered on Sunday February 21st at 2pm. Group leaders will email group members with

18 Feb 2021 posted by upaboutdown


0-5 Years Valentine’s Activities: February 13-14, 2021

Over the past weekend our age group participated in activities in their own home. DIY cookie kits were picked up from Forgot the Flour bakery (was great because everything was gluten and dairy free) and animal face stickers that they could decorate. We did an online visit where families could join and do the activities

3 Feb 2021 posted by upaboutdown


Virtual Dance Classes – Starting February 3, 2021

Up About Down will be offering Virtual Dance Classes again, run by Taya for the Teen and Adult groups. They will take place on Wednesdays and Fridays from 5pm – 6pm, starting this week (February 3rd). If your son/daughter is interested in participating, just send a response by email to your Teen or Adult Leader

2 Feb 2021 posted by upaboutdown


UAD Virtual Dance Class for Teen and Adult Dancers

Many thanks to our Teen Group Leader, Kelly, who has set up a Virtual Dance Class, VDC, for our teens and adults, which started in October 2020, and runs Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 5 pm. The dancers are having a really fun time dancing and socializing and Taya their dance instructor, is caring and

2 Dec 2020 posted by upaboutdown


Down Syndrome Day Walk Cancelled – Sunday, March 22nd

Hello everyone, As many of you know, the school has made some changes to classes as a result of COVID-19. They have also cancelled all on-and-off campus events that involve the general public. Unfortunately, this means that we are going to have to cancel our Down Syndrome Day Walk event. We will not be postponing

16 Mar 2020 posted by upaboutdown