Events


07/22/2018 – the friends & family down syndrome association’s annual picnic in the park

The Family & Friends Down Syndrome Association, Inc. annual family picnic in the park is from 12 – 5pm July 22, 2018.  Several of our members went last year and it is a wonderful time!! This year they will be at Saint Johnsburg Fire Company in Niagara Westfield. Many family fun activities are planned. Grilled hot dogs grilled with sides – all $1 each. Admission is free and pets are welcome (on leash).  We’ll see you there!


11/15/2018 – The return of Julie Causton!

Back by popular demand, Julie Causton returns to WNY.  Focused on pre-school to high school educators, Julie will talk about The Wildly Engaged Inclusive Classroom. The conference will be held at The Grapevine on November 15th from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm. Those who attended The Inclusion Session last year will remember Julie’s engaging, funny, and incredibly informative presentation style.  We are thrilled to support the Parent Network of Western New York and the Early Childhood Direction Center in the drive to make inclusive education a reality for everyone in WNY!