World Downs Syndrome Awareness Day

World Downs Syndrome Awareness Day

SONY DSC OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA21 March, today marks the 8th anniversary of World Downs Syndrome Awareness Day, Hilary and Natasha at Neat PR are touched by Down Syndrome children in their families, Hilary’s nephew Dexter AKA Dexy is just three and this week has started to ask for chocho and signs in Makaton sign language for chocolate! Dexy has been speaking through signing for over one year and is able to make himself understood, he has a strong personality and knows exactly what he wants and lets everyone around him know about it.  Amariah is Natasha’s niece she is 8 years old today. Deborah, Amariah’s mum has just completed her first book, a story of her journey so far, it is incredibly inspirational. You can find more information on her website together with a message from Amariah wishing everyone a Happy Downs Syndrome day.  Have a listen and look here.