Issue #15 - 2012

Articles in this issue


What Would You Do? by Ashley Schroeder
What would you have said to this comment?

Did You Know?

Learn to Listen Listen to Learn by Beth Cooper
How to develop good listening skills

Understanding Legislative Advocacy by Andrea Anderson
The aims and objectives of the Congressional Down Syndrome Caucus

Health Care Guidelines by William I. Cohen, M.D. with updated edits by Brian Skotko, M.D., M.P.P.
The Down Syndrome Health Care Guidelines follow an individual’s development from birth through adulthood and provide information about potential health concerns at each stage. They are compiled by the American Academy of Paediatrics.


It Could Be So Much Worse by Nancy Goodfellow
Keeping a good perspective on life makes you realise what you really have

Challenges by Chaya Tavin
With siyatta diShmaya you can get through

Keyboard by Chaya Tavin
Looking at the frustrations of life through his eyes


Chanina by Chaya Tavin
Memories of a pure neshoma

My Brother, The Metaphor by Yitty Sander
A poem about Moishey Sander from his sister

Ezra Turns One by T.R.
A birthday poem for Ezra

Yeshiva Bonim Lamokom by Sarah Sander
Yeshiva Bonim Lamokom - a special yeshiva for special people

Teens & Siblings

My Special Brother – A Gift from Above by Toba Zissy Weiss
Thoughts about my special brother


Zeidy Sander, a”h by Sarah Sander
Memories of Zeidy Sander

Up Syndrome

Up Syndrome - Issue 15 by Various
More cute comments from our special children