Down Syndrome Awareness Bracelet
The Down Syndrome Awareness Bracelet cost R35; consisting of yellow & blue wooden and crystal beads, with a silver awareness ribbon charm.
- 21 March is World Down Syndrome Day.
- 20 October is National Down Syndrome Day.
- October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month.
A child is not a “Down’s child” or a “Downsie” or a “Down syndrome”, but is first and foremost a child, boy, girl, teenager, etc. and secondly happen to have Down syndrome. Set the example to your family and friends in using person first terminology. Speaking about a child / boy / girl / with Down syndrome is a good habit which does not give labels to people. Learn more about Down Syndrome facts and characteristics.