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informDD Special Edition 2014

informDD Special Edition 2014

Summit DD believes there is greatness in all of us. We know you do too! That’s why we compiled these stories of greatness for a Special Edition of informDD – in honor of March Developmental Awareness Month. We hope these stories inspire you to set some new goals of your own!

DD Awareness Month 2014 – A New Era of Inclusion

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, or DD Awareness Month. It’s a time to celebrate inclusion in schools, workplaces and local communities. Communities are stronger when they include everyone. What does it take to create inclusive communities? It’s not hard, but it does take everyone. Read More ›

One Little Boy, One Big Impact on a Community

Shon and Brittany Christy have four beautiful children. Beckett, their youngest, was born with Down syndrome. When the Christy family got the diagnosis, they went online to learn more. “All we found were negative resources, and all we heard was what he’s not going to do,” Shon remembered. “But the reality was just the opposite.” Read More ›

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