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The Gift of Being a Socialite

July24, 2017

I have always been a super social person and have always liked to be around lots of people. It's the gift of being a Socialite. I have been lucky enough to have a number of great support workers who r...

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Meet Moya Creighton-Davies

June29, 2017

Are you ready to meet Moya? Learn more about her below. Hello! My name is Moya and I'm 7 years old. I started ballet dancing when I was 3 yrs old and then Jazz when I was 6. I don't do Ballet an...

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Mamre ‘Acts of Kindness’

May29, 2017

The Acts of Kindness project is an initiative that seeks to support people within the Mamre Community in times of need or just to let them know we are thinking about them.  It is through the relation...

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Why I Gave Up “Normal” When My Son With Down Syndrome Was Born

May25, 2017

I want to attempt an explanation on why special needs parents feel blessed and grateful they were given their child. It must be virtually impossible to understand, for someone not in our shoes. But he...

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10 Things I Hate About Having a Kid with Down Syndrome

May25, 2017

Let’s keep it real, shall we? I don’t like everything about parenting. I hated my daughter’s croup. Why do I need to like everything about Down syndrome? 10. I hate it when he uses his low ...

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Josh’s Big Race

March29, 2016

Last week was Cross Country time for many children in many schools.  I didn’t give it much thought, really.  Josh had been “training” with the rest of his classmates every morning this term. ...

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