An American doctor, an Irish businesswoman, and a Western man with Down Syndrome – are these the new faces of Egypt? It is according to the posters used to promote the interim government’s “All Egyptians Constitution”.
When we think about the things we want to accomplish or achieve in this life, it is easy for us to come up with a list of reasons they will never come true. We tend to focus on our limitations — things we assume will hinder us or hold us back.
Down Syndrome Limerick who need over €200,000 a year to cover their operating costs will be at the Milk Market in Limerick city this Saturday with a special choir to help raise funds for the organisation.
At Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, several young adults from its Adult Down Syndrome Center are volunteering at the hospital. “When he gets up on Tuesdays, he’s just giddy,” says Owen Laatsch’s mother, Cathy Laatsch.