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  • Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 08:30 AM

    The Georgia Down Syndrome Consortium Learning Summit

    Georgia DS Consortium LogoThe Georgia Down Syndrome Consortium is holding a one-day Learning Summit, designed to meet the needs of parents, siblings, families, and caregivers of individuals with Down syndrome across the lifespan. $50 per person (lunch & parking provided). 

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    Sessions Include:


    Health & Medical Updates:
    * Hearing and ENT Issues
    * Sleep Disturbances
    * Toilet Training & Hygiene
    * Congenital Heart Issues – short & long term considerations

    Transitions & Long-term Goals:
    * Long-term Financial Planning
    * Transitions for Teens & Adults – Health & Well-being
    * Employing Individuals with DS
    * Maximizing Independence – Parenting for Independent Living

    Resources, Programs & Ongoing Support:
    * Community Supports, Waivers & Public Systems
    * Family Support & Benefits; Georgia Trust
    * Programs & Resources for Spanish Speaking Families
    * Sibling Panel – Ongoing Support Systems

    Technology & More:
    * Tools For Life
    * Lekotek
    * Inclusive Congregations
    * Sports & Recreation 

    Update on Down syndrome Research

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  • Saturday, November 03, 2018 at 06:30 PM
    GiGi's Playhouse Atlanta in Atlanta, GA

    DSAA Moms Night Out Wine Tasting

    Wine TastingCalling all mommas!! It is time to gather and have fun! DSAA is hosting a Wine tasting November 3rd from 6:30-9:00 at GiGi's Playhouse in Atlanta. 

    Mark your calendar and come join us! We ARE providing the wine. You bring the glass and we’ll fill it up! 🍷 

    *Please RSVP by 10/28*

    RSVP to our Facebook page event: https://www.facebook.com/events/307370966551320/?active_tab=about