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.
Eleven, With Down Syndrome, and Still a Santa-Loving Little Girl. Maybe. – A sweet vignette of one family’s Santa tradition
Braille on banknotes a boon for the blind – Not in the US, but a great thing for people in the UAE!
Champion gymnast with Down syndrome overcomes obstacles, inspires others – She kept on working, and her parents and a coach believed in her.
Blue Valley students build chairs that snuggle children with autism into calm – One of the students nailed it: “…small things are what really matter.”
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