Down syndrome

Granite Bay crowns homecoming queen

Like her competitors who vied for the title of homecoming queen, Megan Harris is a popular senior at Granite Bay High School. But she is also different than the other candidates. ...

Moms say their children with Down syndrome are ‘gifts’

On her blog, Christine Sheffield references a poem called “Welcome to Holland,” a place she’s never lived. The poem was written by a mother about having a child with Down sy ...

Down syndrome child finds fun, acceptance at Breakaway

Matthew Conry dips his hands into a puddle of blue paint and races over to his dad, arms open wide for a hug. His dad, Ralph, kindly refuses the gesture from his 10-year-old son, ...