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Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network * Holiday Social * December 15th, 2018 * 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm * Mt. View Senior Center *

Save the Date: December 15th, 2018 for the Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network Annual Holiday Social at the Mt. View Senior Center from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. SVDSN members will be receiving an email containing  event and RSVP information … Continue reading

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In Memory of Ellen Hovey

In Memory of Ellen Hovey October 2017 We are sad to announce that one of our founding members, Ellen Hovey, passed away recently. Ellen contributed to our community in so many ways, and we are grateful for the time we … Continue reading

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World Down Syndrome Day 2015

Title: World Down Syndrome Day 2015Location: Santana Row in San Jose, CADescription: Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day with SVDSN at Santana Row in San Jose, CA. Music, dancing, and light refreshments. Thank You Maggiano’s Restaurant for providing the refreshments.Start Time: … Continue reading

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World Down Syndrome Day

Title: World Down Syndrome DayLocation: Santana Row, San Jose CA Description: Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day with SVDSN at Santana Row in San Jose, CA Music, Dance, and light refreshments. Thank You Maggiano’s Restaurant for providing the refreshments.Start Time: 5:30 … Continue reading

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World Down Syndrome Day March 21st, 2015

World Down Syndrome Day March 21st, 2015 March 21st (3/21) is World Down Syndrome Day. Come celebrated with Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network on the 21st day of the third month of the year. The date is symbolic of the … Continue reading

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Feedback on the Hanen Workshop by Janette Najar

The Hanen class was AMAZING and I would thoroughly recommend it for parents as well as speech therapists as well as any caretakers. There is a book which I bought to go with the class “It takes Two to Talk”. … Continue reading

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Dad’s Night

Dad’s Night Out     date: Thursday, April 17, 2014   time: 6 pm – 9pm   location: The Garret Pizzeria   1777 S. Bascom Avenue   Campbell, CA 95008       Leave the kids at home, come out, … Continue reading

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SVDSN goes to Washington

      Thursday February 27, 2014 was the Buddy Walk on Washington D.C. and SVDSN was there, braving the cold weather, to advocate for Down syndrome. The SVDSN delegation, Dashiell, Marisol, Kristin, Bill, and Eric marched the halls, talked with … Continue reading

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Handwriting Without Tears Workshop in San Jose, CA

Hi everyone, Handwriting Without Tears is having a set of workshops in the Bay Area (San Jose) on March 21-22. The SVDSN Board has agreed to subsidize 50% of the cost of any of the workshops, and I will coordinate … Continue reading

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Working Towards a Brighter Future Video

The SVDSN Governing Board would like to thank everyone who attended the Working Towards a Brighter Future Conference hosted by Special Needs Resource Events (SNRE) & Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network (SVDSN). Click on this link to view a video … Continue reading

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