Sun-Beams is a collection of links to stories, articles, photos, or videos I have come across that I believe will inspire, inform, or encourage you, as well as my favorite photo posted on my other blog, Violet Film, from the past week.
Dignity Shouldn’t Stop at the Operating Room Door – There’s been a lot of talk lately about “healthcare” which often really means “health insurance.” Some people are denied healthcare because of their intellectual disability, and it needs to stop.
A Child like mine: 11 year old girl with Down syndrome faces death penalty – Will the international community stand up for Rimsha?
90 year old mom still advocating for her son and others with Down syndrome – A mom who ignored conventional wisdom and made a difference in the lives of many
A love story: couple with cerebral palsy plan to marry and make a difference in the world – A sweet story that considers the both the challenges and the beauty of their union
Research Down Syndrome Runners are coming to Walt Disney World! – I was already registered for the marathon when I saw this, but now I’m throwing my efforts into running for Down syndrome research. Want to join me?
Have you voted for Nathan yet in the Most Beautiful Eyes Contest? If not, do it now! 🙂
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