21 Shades Support Group MeetingThursday, April 8th | 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Join the 21 Shades group, an inclusive support group for all families of African heritage in Massachusetts who love someone with Down Syndrome, for a monthly meetup. The group meets monthly on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 7-8 pm. Monthly support meetings consist of check-ins, topic specific educational workshops, and social activities to engage families.
For more information please email Jessica at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Baby Sign LanguageSaturday, April 10th | 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Interactive Sign Language workshop with Lane Rebelo, the founder of Tiny Signs, an award-winning sign language program!
We are happy to co-host the workshop with the Boston Children’s Down Syndrome Program. This workshop is geared for parents of infants and toddlers. Please email Sarah Cullen at email@example.com to request Zoom registration link.
AIM Parent Lunch & LearnSunday, April 11th | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
We invite parents and caregivers of transition age youth with Down syndrome, ages 13 to 22, to join us for our monthly session. Learn about different transition-related topics and connect with others. Email Colleen at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
AIM Youth MeetupSunday, April 11th | 1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
We welcome teens and young adults with Down syndrome, ages 13 to 22, to join us for our monthly AIM Meetup on Zoom! Events include fun games, different physical activities, and a chance to connect with peers. Email email@example.com for more information.
Single Moms GroupWednesday, April 14th | 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Single moms who live in MA are invited to join this support group facilitated by Mary-Frances Garber, CGC.
Please email Sarah Cullen at firstname.lastname@example.org to request Zoom registration link
Let’s Dance! Virtual Dance Class: for teens and adults with Down syndrome and friends, ages 13 and upSaturday, April 17th | 12:30 - 1:30pm
Join us for a virtual dance class to learn some moves with our friend Kelley St. Hilaire of Kadanse Ballroom & Latin Dance Studio! This event is for teens and adults with Down syndrome and friends, ages 13 and up.
Project ExploreSunday, April 18th | 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Part of the MDSC Advocates in Motion program, this new pilot series is especially for youth ages 16 to 19 to get to know one another and explore shared interests. Email Colleen at email@example.com for more information.
Grandparents Support GroupTuesday, April 20th | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Please register using the link below.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Complex Needs GroupSaturday, April 24th | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Please contact Jeanne Doherty at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Let’s Cook!Sunday, April 25th | 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
We invite families with children with Down syndrome, ages 8 and up, to join us for an afternoon cooking session. We’ll talk kitchen safety, cooking set up, and together we will make two delicious brunch items for you and your family to enjoy! Recipes and registration coming soon.