(SAVANNAH, GA) – The Buddy Walk, a Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society’s fundraiser and community support event and celebration for those impacted by Down syndrome, has a new title sponsor this year – Zack’s Quick Stop at 2701 Ogeechee Road in …
(SAVANNAH, Ga.) The 17th Annual Buddy Walk will take place in Forsyth Park in Savannah, Ga., Saturday, Oct 1, 2022. Opening ceremonies will begin at 10:00 a.m., and the Buddy Walk starts at 10:30 a.m. Participants will walk a mile …
(SAVANNAH, Ga.) The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society on Thursday honored five workers with a special needs for exemplary performance as the Night of Champions returned to an in-person event after a two-year hiatus. Also recognized with the LDSS President’s Award was a woman who has made it her life’s work to assist special needs individuals and their families.
(SAVANNAH, GA) After one year of virtual staging and a COVID pause year the Lowcountry Down Syndrome’s Night of Champions returns April 14, 2022 as an in-person event at The Savannah Convention Center on Hutchinson Island. The multifaceted event includes recognition of some of the area’s outstanding differently abled employees and their employers.
(SAVANNAH, Ga.) The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society wants to share with its member families and other families raising children with developmental or physical challenges news about a special 10-week program intended to help such families prepare for transition while setting, and reaching goals for a healthy lifestyle.
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society will resume its annual Thanksgiving potluck tradition this year, gathering on Nov. 18 to share turkey and all the fixings with its member families and their supporters.
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society will hold its 16th annual Buddy Walk on Saturday, Oct. 2, and due to the ongoing pandemic, the walk will be held virtually for the second consecutive year.
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS) in partnership with EmployAbility and Savannah-Chatham County Public School System (SCCPSS) Parent Mentors will be delivering an informative presentation about Family Support and the Community-Based Waivers (NOW/COMP). This presentation is appropriate for Families of Individuals with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities (ID/D) who would like to learn about how these state-funded supports assist their dependent children & adults in school and post-school settings.
(SAVANNAH, GA) Will Howell, a Darien-based entrepreneur, and Kevin Sheehan, who heads an organization dedicated to improving the lives of differently abled people, will receive the President’s Award when the Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society holds its 11th annual Night of …
The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS) is pleased to announce, along with long-time community partner, DIRTT Environmental Solutions, DIRTT’s donation of more than $4,500 to the organization as we celebrate World Down Syndrome Day – March 21, 2020.