Resources

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Grab a Good Book

We want you to be informed! Review and download any of the resources below. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, contact us. We will find the information you need.

Education

Here’s what we have in our library:
Starting School – Suggested Reading List 1
Resources from the LMDSS Library
LMDSS scholarship program

Health

PreNatal Genetic Screening – www.bcprenatalscreening.ca.

Depression in Persons with Down Syndrome
Faster Down’s Test in the Works – US Scientists
Down Syndromes Linked To Faulty Brain Communication
Increased risk of Symptomatic Gallbladder Disease in Adults with Down Syndrome
Your Child’s Best Shot by Ronald Gold MD MPH – Canadian Pediatric Society
Immunize BC
Health Link files
Public health Agency of Canada
Optimize Health With Down Syndrome
Tests For Diagnosing Dementia
Perinatal Services BC – Management of Pregnancies Diagnosed With Down Syndrome
Down Syndrome & Dental Care

Workshops

Down syndrome Children Talking Out Loud to Themselves
Medical Care of People with Down Syndrome
Down’s Syndrome Gene Identified
Abnormal Sleep Patterns in Down Syndrome
Molecule links Down syndrome to Alzheimer’s

Library

You can find these resources onsite in the LMDSS library. You can borrow them from us or purchase them online.
LMDSS Library Books

Video Blogs

Aristotel, together with her family, including her 2 year old that has down syndrome and her 4 year old boy, has started a YouTube vlog about her life, with videos posted a few times a week. She would like to find ways to bring her experiences to people, sharing familiar positive moments in her life with other people with family members that have down syndrome.



Events

COMMUNITY SUPPORT:

 

LOWER MAINLAND DOWN SYNDROME SOCIETY
PARENT NETWORKING BRANCHES:

 

To attend any of our Parent Networking Branches
you must register.


Registration can be done by either a phone call at
604-591-2722,or by email at info@lmdss.com.

If you require childcare
you must inform our office at the time of registration.

 

Burnaby
Topic: Office is temporary closed for the saftey of our staff and children during this pandemic; however we are still working from home. If you need anything please call 604-591-2722 so we can call you back.
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****If you require childcare you must let us know at the time of registry***

 

 

Langley

Topic: Office is temporary closed for the saftey of our staff and children during this pandemic; however we are still working from home. If you need anything please call 604-591-2722 so we can call you back.
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Okanagan
Topic:Office is temporary closed for the saftey of our staff and children during this pandemic; however we are still working from home. If you need anything please call 604-591-2722 so we can call you back.
Date:

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Contact  Amie Hough at amiemhough@gmail.com to RSVP

 

Surrey
Topic: Office is temporary closed for the saftey of our staff and children during this pandemic; however we are still working from home. If you need anything please call 604-591-2722 so we can call you back.
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Vancouver
Topic: Office is temporary closed for the saftey of our staff and children during this pandemic; however we are still working from home. If you need anything please call 604-591-2722 so we can call you back.
Date:
Time:
Location:
Cost: 

****If you require childcare you must let us know at the time of registry***

 

 

Adults Development Connections Group (ages 19+)

This program is temporary closed for the saftey of our staff and children during this pandemic; however we are still working from home. If you need anything please call 604-591-2722 so we can call you back.

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Youth Development Group (ages 10 – 18 )

Event:This program is temporary closed for the saftey of our staff and children during this pandemic; however we are still working from home. If you need anything please call 604-591-2722 so we can call you back.
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FUNDRAISING:

Canuck Place and the
Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society
Hockey Pool

Congratulations Rylan McLure !

Rylan is this years winner of our hockey pool, and LMDSS is very pleased to present to him a signed autograph hockey puck from Petr Nedved, and his cash winnings.

Thank you Rylan for supporting the Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society, and Canuck Place.

 

HEALTH AND EDUCATION:

Dance Classes( LMDSS Program)
Dates: This program is temporary closed for the saftey of our staff and children during this pandemic; however we are still working from home. If you need anything please call 604-591-2722 so we can call you back.

Times:
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Ages 11 years & up)
Location:
#481-13320-78th Ave, Surrey
Cost:
LMDSS Members $25.00 for 12 weeks / Non-members $50.00 for 12 weeks
(This program is subsidized by LMDSS)

Students to bring water bottle, and wear comfortable clothes (No Jeans).
Please contact the LMDSS office to register !
If student requires support person, please provide.

All children that are 10 years and under who are interested in taking dance classes, please contact the LMDSS office at 604-591-2722 to be added to our list of students.

 

One to One Reading,Math,and Money Skill Classes:

Date: April 1st to June 25th, 2020
Days: Monday’s,Tuesdays and Thursdays Classes available
Times: 3:20 p.m. – 4:20 p.m. and 4:20 p.m. – 5:20 p.m. and  5:20 p.m. – 6:20 p.m. and 6:20 p.m. -7:20 p.m.
Location: #481-13320-78th Ave, Surrey
Cost: LMDSS Members :$10.00 per 1 hour session
Non-Members : $20.00 per 1 hour session

(This program is subsidized by LMDSS)

Registration is required.

 

Learning and Play group (ages 2 to 5 years)

Date: Wednesday’s starting April 1st, 2020
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: #481-13320-78th Ave, Surrey
Cost: LMDSS Members $10.00 per class
Non-Members$20.00 per class

(These classes are subsidized by LMDSS)
Registration is required.           

                                            

Sexuality  and Relationship Classes:

These classes are designed for ages 9 and up

If you are interested in registering for our Sexuality and Relationship classes, please contact the LMDSS office to register or to get further details.

(These classes are subsidized by LMDSS)

 

Parents

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