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DSAWM observes National Down Syndrome Awareness Month in October

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Submitted 10-13-2010 under NONPROFITS

This October, the Down Syndrome Association of West Michigan (DSAWM) in conjunction with the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) invites the community to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month in recognition of the many achievements and abilities...

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People First Language

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Submitted 09-23-2009 under NONPROFITS

Words Shape Attitudes – People First LanguageThe words that people use can help all individuals to lead more complete and enriching lives.  Words can also create barriers and reinforce stereotypes.  The primary goal of this statement is to...

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