Feb
11
2018

Meet the first Gerber Baby with Down Syndrome (2018)

The 2018 Gerber baby is Lucas Warren, a 1-year-old from Dalton, Georgia who is the first child with Down syndrome to be named a Gerber baby since the contest’s start in 2010. Cortney Warren said she entered the Gerber contest on a whim, after a relative pointed out an ad seeking submissions. After posting a […]

Aug
14
2015

Biloxi’s Madeline Moody to be seen Times Square Video!

Madeline Moody of Biloxi, Ms will appear in the bright lights of Broadway on Saturday, Sept. 19, as part of the National Down Syndrome Society’s (NDSS) annual Times Square Video Presentation.  The featured photographs highlight children, teens, and adults with Down syndrome, reminding the world in a very big way about the contributions and milestones […]

Sep
17
2014

2014 Buddy Walk- National Down Syndrome Society

Disability Connection loves an all inclusive event!  October 18th, The Buddy Walk®, held by the Gulf Coast Down Syndrome Society,  is a one-mile walk in which anyone can participate without special training. It is a wonderful, heart-warming event that celebrates the many abilities and accomplishments of people with Down syndrome. Whether you have Down Syndrome, know someone who […]

Nov
20
2013

Hero Young Lady Shares her Compassion

Watch and Share this sweet story. Honest and compassionate, this little girl and her sweet family will inspire you to give love without holding back.