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The ups and downs of Downs

2023-02-28T04:56:01+00:00February 28th, 2023|

The ups and downs of Downs If you want to feel good and know what world peace and optimism is, you must first take a lesson form the most misunderstood and neglected people in human history, folks with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their resilient parents. Most parents are introduced to their children’s disabilities by [...]

For The Love of Caregivers

2022-11-29T08:05:39+00:00November 29th, 2022|

To Caregivers everywhere, a special heartfelt message to you and all the wonderful people whose lives have been made better in service to vulnerable people universally. Your support of folks with intellectual and developmental disabilities and of the families who love them is noticed and appreciated. The following is an excerpt from a message [...]

September Caregiver of the Month – The Seymour Family

2022-11-29T07:59:56+00:00September 30th, 2022|

The Seymour Family has been selected as the Christopher Smith Foundation’s September Caregivers of the Month. They moved to Las Vegas 11 years ago and have a 23-month old daughter with Down syndrome, Aubree. Dear Linda, my wife and I have lived in Las Vegas for 11 years and have a 15-month-old daughter with Down [...]

The Gifts Of A Special Child

2022-08-31T13:37:32+00:00August 31st, 2022|

The birth of a child with a disability, or the discovery that a child has a disability, can have profound effects on the family. Although Christopher's birth was a life changing experience, without him, I would not have become who I am. It was Christopher's inspiration, the warmth of his ever-present hugs, the love in [...]

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