Please RSVP at nz/wdsd2018 Wellington Down Syndrome Association Family Fun Walk Details to come.Auckland Down Syndrome Association Buddy Walk On Sunday March 18th ADSA is holding its 13th Annual Buddy Walk and we would love you, your family and friends to join us.Click here to see the previous recipients of the Val Sturgess Memorial Trophy, NZDSA National Volunteer Award Showcasing Our Achievers Click here to read about Our Achievers.If you have would like to share your achievements on this website please contact [email protected], we would love to hear from you.NZDSA members who have a child aged 3 - 6 are entitled to one free copy."Creating a Positive Hospital Experience" consists of a DVD and four booklets: Patient passport; Having your Yearly Health Check; Having your Blood Pressure Taken; Going to the Dentist. 2015 NZDSA National Awards Left to Right: Christel van Baalen, Andrew Doehring, Maria Bonzon, Ben Reid Congratulations to Christel van Baalen, winner of the Val Sturgess Memorial Trophy, NZDSA National Volunteer Award for 2015.
Creating a Positive Hospital Experience Resource The New Zealand Down Syndrome Association in collaboration with Geraldine Whatnell, has developed a resource that will empower individuals with Down syndrome, their families and healthcare professionals to create positive hospital experiences.Each person will receive a coupon for the real fruit ice cream truck, the one shot coffee cart available at your own cost.Please wear something comfortable that represents your voice and who you are in the community at work, school or socially.Abercrombie & Kent is delighted to announce that guests can earn Qantas Points when booking a luxury holiday.Whether you’re gorilla tracking in Africa, exploring the magical landscape scenery in Italy or venturing to contrasting Chile & Argentina- Members of Qantas Frequent Flyer will earn 1 Qantas Point for every dollar spent on an A&K land itinerary of seven nights or more.* (excludes taxes and credit card fees).Start exploring today, book your qualifying holiday and you could be closer to your dream reward!Recent Workshops A special thanks to Te Pou and Southern Stars for partnering with the NZDSA so that all the participants could attend the Key skills for Self-Advocacy and Self-Determination Workshops.Stocks and sizes are limited, please be in quick to order. Regional World Down Syndrome Day Events 2018 Otago World Down Syndrome Day Celebrations Sunday 18th March, 11am – 2pm Come along to bowlline Dunedin for a fun family day out bowling and a catch up over lunch. PLEASE RSVP BY 20TH FEB to [email protected] Canterbury World Down Syndrome Day Celebrations Saturday 25 March 2018 at North New Brighton Community Centre from 2 – 4pm.Starting at 11am we'll go bowling followed by lunch at around 12.30 in the function room upstairs.(A great time to catch up with other family's) Bowling and lunch will be supplied FREE by the Otago Down syndrome Assn. Join us this year for a fun-filled family afternoon of Zumba, bubbles and music with all ages groups provided for.This is luxury travel redefined – exquisite, creative, courageous and enriching journeys – taking travellers out of their comfort zones, in comfort, to more than 100 countries and all seven continents.See the world in a new light and find yourself somewhere amazing on an A&K private or small group journey or expedition cruise. A&K Five Star Style for Less Abercrombie & Kent is offering a discount on two of our Private Journeys, ' Udaipur & The Golden Triangle' and ' Buenos Aires, Iguazu Falls & Rio'.