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Spread the Word: There Is No Standard Profile of a Person with Down Syndrome
For Down Syndrome Awareness Month, let’s take some time to better understand what Down syndrome is, and spread the word that people with Down syndrome can---and do---live very productive lives. Here are some ways to join us:
- Read and share these facts about Down syndrome
- Know that Easter Seals has therapies to help children with Down syndrome get the strongest start in life, including physical therapy exercises like these!
- Join our Twitter chat about disability representation in reality TV thisMarch 9, examining shows like Born This Way.
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What’s New at Your Local Easter Seals
Enter the Contest
We are proud to once again partner with the Grand Rapids Griffins and Flagstar Bank to host our annual Slap Shot Sweepstakes to give away 2016/2017 Griffins season tickets! The contest runs until March 8th and the winner will be drawn on March 9th.
Raise a glass, and funds, for Easter Seals Michigan!
Register today for the highly anticipated event that puts you up close and personal with your favorite Grand Rapids Griffin. Meet players, coaches and more while also sampling fine wine, craft beer and a strolling dinner.
Registration is open!
More to come on our exciting new event unlike anything Easter Seals Michigan has done before!
Watch For Easter Seals On Comcast NBCUniversal In March and April!
Easter Seals’ Make the First Five Count PSA will air in March and April on Comcast NBCUniversal stations. A big thanks to the Comcast Foundation for delivering this visibility!
Click here for our response to the water crisis
Easter Seals Michigan has a long history serving the great Flint community. To learn more about what Easter Seals is doing in response to the recent water crisis, as well as some available resources, click the link above.
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