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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WHEN
October 27, 2018 at 8:30am - 3:30pm
WHERE
KSU Academy for Inclusive Learning and Social Growth
520 Parliament Garden Way
#4101
Kennesaw, GA 30144
United States
Google map and directions

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