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Vulnerable Persons Standard

The Canadian Down Syndrome Society supports the Vulnerable Persons Standard. The Vulnerable Persons Standard is a series of evidence-based safeguards intended to protect the lives of Canadians. The Vulnerable Persons Standard will help ensure that Canadians requesting assistance from physicians to end their life can do...

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#SeeTheAbilitySunday

Hey Canada! We love sharing positive and uplifting messages with the Down syndrome community. What better way to get inspired than hearing from those who have had similar experiences as you? Our new#SeeTheAbilitySunday social media campaign is the perfect way to do this. We want...

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