Oskar has had really great results with this educational therapy - they teach the cognitive skills rather than the facts and figures. Oskar has struggled hugely with academic learning - to the point where the school says best to focus now on life…Continue
Hiya - just wondering if anyone is using a tracking device and if so which one and how's it going? I'm looking at options but can't seem to find one that I think will be the best fit for us. Was wanting one that could be worn as a watch but that we…Continue
Kia oraI thought it could be useful before the next school holidays to collate a list of some places in local communities who provide discounts for people with Down syndrome or caregivers to make their activities more easily accessed and more…Continue
Hi - we're most probably moving from Auckland to Tauranga. We're thinking it will help give us more time to spend with Jefferson (and his sister Sofia) - i.e. we're moving "for family reasons", rather than a career move, in other words. We're…Continue
I'm distressed to learn about these - I suppose they are a desperate measure by teachers but one that cant be tolerated. Checking if your local school has one & asking if it has been shut down would keep attention on this issue. I've emailed…Continue
Yes, now is the time to start thinking about whether you would be interested in loaning the NZDSA Numicon kits for 2017. Numicon is a multi-sensory, structured maths programme. If you would like to know more about Numicon the website is …Continue
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