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.
New drugs may transform Down syndrome – Big money is in prenatal testing, so it’s good to see that research is progressing that will help those with T21 who are already here.
Suit: Red Tape, Disability Stereotypes Mar Path To Driving – Driving provides freedom and is something many of us take for granted; consider what doors would be closed to you if you weren’t allowed a license.
Illinois model with Down Syndrome gets Oscar pre-party invite – A great story gets even better
College Basketball Manager With Cerebral Palsy Makes A Big Play – These kinds of stories are becoming common in high school and middle school … in college, not so much.
Photo of the Week:
It’s all fun and games until somebody goes splat on the concrete (and someone did):