British Columbia

LMDSS Burnaby Group
1409 Sperling Ave, Burnaby, BC

LMDSS Langley Group
Langley Child Development Centre
5171 221 A St, Langley, BC

LMDSS Okanagan

LMDSS Surrey
15306 24 Ave, Surrey, BC

LMDSS Vancouver
1720 Grant St, Vancouver, BC

Inclusion BC (formly Association for Community Living)
http://www.inclusionbc.org
227-6th Street, New Westminster, B.C.

Fraser Valley Down Syndrome Society
(Aldergrove to Hope)
www.fvdss.org

Campbell River
Telephone: 250-830-4677
Email: orcapod7@telus.net
Contact: Brandi Stovman

Castlegar/Fruitvale
Email: _Henke@hotmail.com
Contact: Sue Henke

Infant Development Program
PO Box 3144, Castelgar, BC, V1N 3H9
Telephone: (778) 460-5097
Email: idp@kootenyfamilyplace.org
Contact: Juila Stockhausen

Coquitlam
204 Blue Mountain, Coquitlam, BC V3K 4H1
Telephone: 604-525-9494
Contact: Rachel

Cowichan Valley
Cowichan Valley Parent Support Group
Telephone: (250) 746-4135 ext. 260
Fax: (250) 746-1636
Contact: Lorna Lawson
Service Area: Duncan

Dawson Creek
Dawson Creek Parent Support Group
Telephone: (250) 782-1239
Email: bpharman@telus.net
Contact: Pam Harman
Service Area: Dawson Creek & Area

Deep Cove
D.A.D.S Group ( Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society)
Telephone: 778-384-6575
Email: david@plasticbank.org
Contact: David Katz

Delta
Down Syndrome Family Group (REACH)
Telephone: 604-946-6622 ext 321
Email: sarahg@reachdevelopment.org
Contact: Sarah Garnham
The delta group meets at the Reach Preschool, which is located at 10921 – 82nd Ave, North Delta

Kamloops
Telephone: 250-376-8424
Email: barbkempthorne@shaw.ca
Website: www.tnuds.org
Contact: Barb Kempthorne

Kelowna
Telephone: (250) 868-0614
Email: dlarkin@silk.net
Contact: Diane Larkin

Langley
Langley Child Development Centre “Play Group”
Phone: 604-534-1155

Nanaimo
1135 Nelson Street, Nanaimo, BC V9S 2K4
Telephone: 250-753-0251 Ext 259
Fax: 250-753-5614
Contact: Kimberly Howland

Nanaimo Down Syndrome Group
Telephone: (250) 391-4732
Email: sandra.hamel@gmail.com
Contact: Sandra Hamel
Service Area: Nanaimo & Area (1st Wednesday of the month)

Nelson
Nelson Cares (Adults only)
Development Center (Children)
Telephone: 250-352-7803
Contact: Laurie Wood

Penticton
S32,C6,RR#1, Okanagan Falls, BC V0H 1R0
Telephone: 250-497-8481 Janice Johnson
Telephone: 250-493-6704 Karen Spajier
Email: jj@vip.net or kspajier@hotmail.com
Contact: Janice Johnson or Karen Spajier

The Boys and Girls Club
1295 Manitoba Street, Penticton
Telephone: 250-493-0512 ext 113
Contact: Jennifer Fox
This group is for parents with children 0-5 years of age.

Penticton District Resources (older children)
Telephone: 250-492-5814

Prince George
Choices for Down Syndrome Society
Telephone:
Email: s_cabage_sterling@hotmail.com
Contact: Stacy Cabage-Sterling
Service Area: Prince George and surrounding area.

Prince George Personal Supports Centre
#102 – 1558 S. Quinn Street
Ph:
Email: heather@pg-psc.com or marvene@pg-psc.com
Contact: Heather or Marvene

Surrey
YMCA – Play group
14988 57 Ave, Surrey, BC

Thompson – Nicola
Thompson Nicola Ups and Downs Society
Telephone: (250) 376 – 8424
Email: barbkempthorne@shaw.ca
Website: www.tnuds.org
Contact: Barb Kempthorne
Service Area: Kamloops and area

Trail
495 Wellington Avenue, Trail, BC V1R 2L1
Telephone: 250-364-1347
Fax: 250-364-1347
Email: macwebber@telus.net
Contact: Lorraine Webber

Vancouver
Down Syndrome Support Network
Telephone:
Email: amluyt@gmail.com
Contact: Aileen Mellors Luyt
Call Lisa for information, and details.
Meets every fourth Saturday at the Vancouver IDP office at 3455 Kaslo Street, Vancouver from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Vancouver Island – North
Northern Vancouver Island
Telephone: (250) 923-0360
Email: orcapod@telus.net
Contact: Brandi Stovman
Service Area: Campbell River area and northern Vancouver Island

Victoria
18, 2964 Harriet Road, Victoria, BC V9A 1T3
Telephone:
Contact: Donna Webster

Greater Victoria Down Syndrome Society
Telephone:
Contact: Omdrea Boland
Email: upsclub@shaw.ca

 



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Events

Fundraising:

T21 Awareness Walk

Date:  September 9th, 2017
Time:
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location:
Hawthorne Park, 10513-144th Street, Surrey
Cost:  
Person with Down Syndrome – Free
$5.00 per person before Sept 1, 2017
$10.00 per person after Sept 1/2017

Registration  via Eventbrite required 

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/lmdss-t21-down-syndrome-awareness-walk-tickets-34444268735

Pledges and Teams forms are found under the Fun for Families / Fundraise heading

Community Support:

To attend any of the Parent Networking Groups you must register either by phone 604-591-2722, or email at info@lmdss.com.
If you require childcare you must inform us at the time of registration.

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Health & Education:

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Sexuality Classes  for 12+
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Dance Fit Classes (NEW)
The Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society will be starting up this program in the Spring. The dates are will be confirmed shortly, and will be posted.
If your child, teen, or adult is interested in making friends,having fun, and getting into shape, please email the LMDSS office to register at info@lmdss.com.

 

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