Links

Education

Teacher Resources Selection of user-friendly teaching tools.
Inclusive Education
Canada’s School Net Federal government initiative to connect our schools.  Links to over 5,000 teacher approved learning resources.
The Down Syndrome Educational Trust DSET is a recognized leader in scientific research into the development and education of individuals with Down syndrome.
PREP Program PREP in Calgary works exclusively with children who have Down syndrome.

General Interest

National Down Syndrome Congress A national US site with good information and links.
National Down Syndrome Society Extensive information on this US Site.
Down Syndrome Research Foundation Comprehensive Canadian Research and resource site.
Canadian Association for Community Living National agency for inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in our communities. Publications, advocacy, contact information for over 420 local ACLs across Canada.
Community Living Winnipeg Bringing people together to achieve the inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of community.
National Mosaic Down Syndrome Association Site dedicated to issues related to mosaic Down syndrome.
Regroupment Pour La Trisome 21 A Canadian organization that offers information, resources and a newsletter in French.
Community Works Information on training sessions for Person-Centered Planning.
Society for Manitobans with Disabilities Life skills programming for adults.

Health

Adult Down Syndrome Centre at Advocate Lutheran General HospitalComprehensive medical resource providing multidisciplinary care for adults with Down syndrome with an emphasis on health promotion.
Down Syndrome Height & Weight Growth Charts Boys and girls, ages birth to 18 years, Imperial and metric.
Down Syndrome: Health Issues Dr. Len Leshin is a paediatrician and a parent. Extensive site – often a first stop when looking for  information.about Down syndrome.

Safety

Project Lifesaver International and Project Lifesaver Manitoba A non-profit organizations that bridge the technological gap for “at risk” populations and public safety agencies.

Sport & Fitness

Making Waves Specialized swim program available in Winnipeg
Special Olympics Manitoba
Canadian Down Syndrome Swimming Association Supports the participation of Canadians with Down syndrome in international swimming competitions.
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