We have gathered together some of our favorite resources.
Of Battered Aspect a blog by Dave Hingsburger
Joe and I live in an apartment right smack dab in the center of Toronto. I have worked in the field of disability since graduating from university over 30 years ago. I became disabled a few years ago now and use a wheelchair when out in the world.
Other favorite books
Expecting Adam: A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic
Road Map to Holland
Bloom: Finding Beauty in the Unexpected-A Memoir
47 Strings. Tessa's Special Code
We'll Paint the Octopus Red
The Prince Who Was Just Himself
Many of us have these books, and are willing to share!
Bookstore with Down syndrome collection.
Some of our Favorites:
Babies with Down Syndrome: A New Parents’ Guide
Down Syndrome: The First 18 Months
Early Communication Skills for Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professional
Supporting Positive Behavior in Children and Teens with Down Syndrome: The Respond but Don’t React Method
Disability is Natural
New Ways of Thinking and Revolutionary Common Sense about disability—hundreds of articles to read, download, and share. Check out the different topics in the Learn section (including articles in Spanish). Browse the Library for a listing of all articles.
See a variety of articles on People First Language and other strategies that can improve our communication and relationships.
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