Resources

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

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

Fundraising:

 

Health & Education:

Reading and Math Workshop
Date: Oct 2nd – Dec 6, 2018
Days – Tuesdays and Thursdays
Time: 3:40 – 4:40 and 4:40 – 5:40
Location: Office
Cost:10.00 per I hour session
Registration is required.
Email for confirmation.

Community Support:

 

29th Annual Christmas Party

Date: November 24th,2018

Location – Semiahmoo Fish and Game Club

Details to follow

 

LMDSS Parent
Networking Groups:

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 registration.

Surrey
Topic: Come see the new office
Date: October 4th
Time: 6:30
Location: Office
Cost: Free 

Burnaby
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Langley
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Okanagan  
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Vancouver
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Adults Connect (ages 19+)
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Youth Group (10+)
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Parents

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