Faseega Coetzee and John Lawrence from Genes To Success spreading awareness around World Down Syndrome Day.
Genes to success was started when Shaziah was only a few months old, when her parents were trying to figure out how to handle a baby with Down syndrome. Genes to success support, care and service to children and adults from all backgrounds that is down syndrome and Intellectual disabled. To empower parents, family and guardians who has children with Down syndrome and other Intellectual disabilities with skills and Information. Promoting the fact that people with Down syndrome and other Intellectual disabilities, have the right to live with
, dignity and security as valued citizens in society. Independence
Genes to success will be hosting there 4th World Down Syndrome Awareness event on the 18 March 2017, at Bonteheuwel Community Centre. The event will start at .
The Theme will be WEAR ODD SOCKS.
We can get people talking about Down syndrome awareness if we all wear socks. . . BUT NOT
JUST ANY SOCKS . . . Wear “mismatched” socks, or other brightly colored socks, long socks, printed socks, 1 sock . . . Maybe even 3 socks for 3
chromosomes. AND WHY STOP AT SOCKS? Wear your favorite Down syndrome awareness
shirt. Join us in wearing something which people will ask you about so that you
can tell them about WORLD
DOWN SYNDROME DAY – DON’T BE LATE
For more information contact:
Tel: Faseega 073 779 3357
Shafiek 074 075 2401
By : Jasnine Roberts