Did you know that close to 10,000 babies are born with Down syndrome in North America every year?
The Canadian Down Syndrome Society and FCB Canada are educating people on how to respond when someone they know has a baby with Down’s. Say anything but “Sorry.”
Kirk Crowther, National Executive Director of CDSS says, “We want to encourage people to treat the birth of a baby with Down syndrome just as they would any other baby.”
Here are some of the appropriate responses: