Saturday 21st March 2020
March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day, which has been officially recognised by the United Nations since 2012.
On this day, people all around the world celebrate the lives and achievements of people with Down syndrome, creating a global voice, advocating for the rights, inclusion and wellbeing of people with Down syndrome.
Lots of Socks
We want to get people talking about WDSD on 21 March. We can do this if we all wear socks..BUT NOT JUST ANY SOCKS..wear official LOTS OF SOCKS logo socks, other brightly coloured socks, long socks, printed socks, 1 sock..maybe even 3 socks for 3 chromosomes.
The choice is yours, but we ask you to join us in wearing something which people will ask you about so that you can tell them all about WDSD. It is easy to do, so whether you are at home, nursery, school, university, work, play, travel, holiday or anywhere, join in!