Just For Grandparents
- Welcome Letter for new grandparents
- Programs & Services Just for You
- Grandparents In Action: A photo gallery of pictures of grandparents and their grandchildren
- Want to get Involved in the Down Syndrome Association of Minnesota?
12th Annual Grandparents Conference
Saturday, May 9th, 2015
8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Mount Olivet Lutheran Church of Plymouth
12235 Old Rockford Road, Plymouth, MN
Registration Fee $15 per attendee (includes continental b’fast and lunch
Need a scholarship? No problem – please contact Kathleen Forney, firstname.lastname@example.org or (651) 603-0720
Introduction to Music Therapy
Presented by: Kay Luedtke-Smith, MT-BC, Do Re Me Therapy
This presentation will provide an overview of Music Therapy.. Instruments, books and visual aids will be used to demonstrate some music therapy techniques. Stories will be shared highlighting way children have benefitted from receiving music therapy services.
Legislative / Organizational Updates
Presented by: Kathleen Forney, Executive Director
Updates will be presented on two pieces of legislation which have the support of the Down Syndrome Association
How can we put aside money for the future for our grandchild with Down syndrome?
Supplemental needs trusts are an option but we’d like to bring you up to date on an exciting piece of legislation, The Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (The ABLE Act)
Updates will also be available about the PRENATAL TRISOMY DIAGNOSIS AWARENESS ACT working its way through the MN legislature.