Down Syndrome

Frozen hearts

Despite encouraging words, early mornings and shouldering fundraising efforts, hockey moms are often the forgotten heart of the game   Looking back at her calendar, Michelle Hollett wonders how she ever did it. “I had two kids who were in […]

From left to right, Barbara Roblin of DragonFly; Beryl Phillips, Carolyn’s mother; Grace Xin of the Ottawa Community Foundation. Photo Credit Kita Szpak

For the love of Carolyn

Sixty years after the death of her daughter, Beryl Phillips is working to ensure children with Down syndrome receive the support they need   When Carolyn Phillips was born with Down syndrome in 1948, her first-time parents had few options […]