Individual Abilities and Life Challenges

The Challenge to Lose Weight & Stay Healthy There are always struggles in life for everyone.  I have noticed that many people with Down syndrome can find it difficult to lose weight. It has always been a struggle for me to lose weight so I really...

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Julia’s Confidence

Today I will be talking about confidence and how to gain it. What is confidence? Having confidence is when you feel sure of yourself and your abilities. This is a feeling that everyone needs to experience because it will help in reaching goals and making dreams...

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Importance of Housing

Hi everyone! Jody here from CDSS. This Giving Tuesday I want to talk to you about the importance of housing and living independently. When I was young it was always my goal to move out from home and live independently. I communicated to my family that this...

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Nick at Work

Happy Giving Tuesday, everyone! I'm here to tell you about the importance of employment opportunities for people with Down syndrome. I work at a Crown Corporation in Saskatchewan called SaskTel. Our company is a leader in telecommunications. I work at SaskTel’s main retail store, next to...

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