Weekly Roundup

Happy Friday! There is so much amazing and interesting content out there. Obviously we can’t include all of them, so we’re rounding up a few of our favorite articles and posts from the week. Let us know of any other articles we missed in the comments!

hdssg.org picOur favorite tweet of the week comes from the Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group, who posted this great picture:

ESPN will profile a 30-year-old with Down syndrome. It only took 1 game of being the bat boy for the Cincinnati Reds for him to inspire the entire team. Read more from Disability Scoop!

Between school, friends, hormones, being a teenager is tough. Friendship Circle shared a heartfelt story about her 14-year-old daughter who tells her, “Mom, I hate having Down Syndrome.”

We love this story from UT San Diego about Toward Maximum Independence, a nonprofit program in San Diego that helps developmentally disabled adults find jobs and coach them along the way.

Have a great weekend! Be sure to check back next week…we have some exciting things coming up!!

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