The World Down Syndrome Day Flag Raising Ceremony will be held at Grand Parade in Halifax, on Thursday, March 21st at 1 p.m. Mayor Mike Savage will host a reception at City Hall following the ceremony. Light refreshments will be served.
The Halifax NS Down Syndrome Society invites you to the Annual World Down Syndrome Day Celebration. This year’s celebration will take place from 2:00-4:00 pm in the Saint Mary’s University cafeteria on 23 March. There will be fashion shows, art displays, a toy parade, music, dancing, light refreshments and lots of fun. All are welcome.
The HNSDSS Christmas Party will take place on Sunday, December 9th, from 1:30-4pm at the St. Mary’s Boat Club (1641 Fairfield Rd, Halifax). Santa Claus will be present, so if parents would like their child to receive a small gift please bring one already wrapped and tagged with your child’s name. And feel free to […]
Hey everyone! A new term of Team Possibles is starting on September 22nd! As many of you know, we are a collaborative visual art collective for youth and adults in the Down syndrome community. Do you know anyone who is 15+ and is interested in making art on Saturday afternoons? We are always looking for […]
Fall 2018 Kindermusik Program! The Halifax NS Down Syndrome Society is pleased to offer an opportunity for young children with Down syndrome to participate in a Kindermusik program that will allow your child to learn about and express themselves in music – and have lots of fun! The one-hour classes will be led by Megan […]
Our Annual Walk With Friends (Fall theme!) is coming up on September 29th, 1:00-3:30 pm, at Victoria Park in Halifax (rain date September 30). This years’ event will be presented as a Fall Fair with something fun to offer the entire family. Feel free to dress in your favourite fall fashion, a straw hat, plaid […]
Dear Minister Churchill, We are writing to express to you our thoughts and concerns about the current dual processes featuring the ongoing work of the Commission on Inclusive Education and the Glaze Report proposal. The Halifax NS Down Syndrome Society (HNSDSS) applauds the decision of the Nova Scotia government to create the Commission on Inclusive […]