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Information

Welcome to the Information Page of the Candian Down Syndrome Society. Here you will find a variety of up-to-date resources related to Down syndrome in general, as well as emerging studiesand trends. The resources are divided into five general categories: CDSS Brochures, General Information About Down Syndrome, New Parent Information, General Parent Information, and Personal Stories.

Canadian Down Syndrome Society Brochures

Here you will find the complete collection of CDSS published Brochures. These brochures provide some basic information about people living with Down syndrome, the role of our organization, inclusion and self-advocacy. We no longer print these brochures, however you can view each of them online.

Click here to see the our official Brochures.

General Information

This section contains a variety of resources that will answer general inquiries in more detail, such as what is Down syndrome and how to properly communicate about Down syndrome.

Click here to see our General Information pieces.

New Parent Information

If you are a new or expecting parent of a child with Down syndrome you will find the most relevant and balanced information.

Click here to view information for New or Expecting Parents.

General Parent Information

Here you will find resources for parenting and tips for dealing with difficult subjects including toliet training and sexuality.

Click here to view General Information on Parenting.

Personal Stories

This section is a collection of stories about meeting, parenting, and being a person with Down syndrome.

Click here to share in real Personal Stories.