IDSC for Life

The Good, the Bad, and the Invisible

July 3, 2012

Last week was tumultuous for me. Nathan’s image went viral on Facebook, prompting friends and strangers alike to say wonderful things about him and my family, and to share it with their friends. Unfortunately, not all comments were kind. In fact, some of them were downright vicious. Several people reached out to me to ask […]

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International Down Syndrome Coalition for Life: Common Ground and REAL Choice

June 28, 2012

Picture for a moment a young, unwed woman from a poor family who finds out she is pregnant. Her resources are limited, and the father of her baby has abandoned her. She has the support of her family and friends, but they are also poor. Despite the difficulties she knows she will face, this young […]

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WOW! Over 7000 and Counting…

June 26, 2012

In last Friday’s Seven Snippets, I mentioned the IDSC for Life’s newest photo campaign. Nathan’s photo and caption were posted on the IDSC for Life website on Monday, and also on the IDSC for Life’s Facebook page. As of 9:30 this morning, his photo and caption had been shared on Facebook more than 7,000 times. […]

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World Down Syndrome Day

March 21, 2012

Take five minutes (4:18, to be exact) out of your day to view the following video from the International Down Syndrome Coalition for Life. It’s the real story of parenting a child with Down syndrome that you don’t often hear. It’s the story that needs to be told. About World Down Syndrome Day March 21, […]

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