3.12 Don’t Limit Me!

Hello everyone my name is Heather Hancock-Blackburn. I am outgoing and a self-advocate and motivational speaker for individuals with Down syndrome. I work for the State Department of Education in Special Education as an Administrative Assistant. I am a famous point...

3.3 A Wonderful Life

My name is Breanna Robison. I currently serve on the Board of Directors for DSACO. That is only one of the many ways I advocate for myself and others like me who happen to have Down syndrome. I have had the privilege of speaking at the luncheon for World Down Syndrome...

3.2 Sister Perspective

My little brother, Tremayne, is seven years old and was born with Down Syndrome. Tremayne is a big ball of joy and my biggest cheerleader. Tremayne is one of my role models and has taught me many valuable life lessons. He’s taught me to dance my heart out! He...

3.1 A Heart Thing

When we were told that because Faith likely had Down syndrome, she would be at greater risk for heart issues. They did a fetal echocardiogram at one of our appointments and saw nothing wrong with her heart. That was also the appointment when they discovered she may...

Trafford’s Story

Trafford Gould, born November 22, 2003 * Son of Allen and Cindy Gould * Brother of Tressa Gould, age 20; Tamra Gould, 18 and Taryn Gould, age 15 “I know this is difficult news.” Those were the words Allen and Cindy Gould received from their pediatrician two weeks...