Join our Coffee and Chat for parents of 0-15 years!
Down Syndrome Victoria is offering the opportunity to get together with other Victorian parents each month in an informal online format. Our catch-ups are a great chance to meet other parents, share information and experiences. The conversation is informal, so bring your cuppa and any topics or questions you might want to discuss.
Date: Saturday 17 October
Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm (VIC)
All sessions will be run from 11:00am-12:00pm on the third Saturday of every month.
This is an online event.
About the event
These sessions are suitable for parents who have a child with Down syndrome aged 0-15 years. We also periodically run coffee and chat sessions for parents of older teens and adults which you can take a look at here.
Expected learning outcomes
- Connect with other parents and carers
- Share information and experiences
- Peer support
- Updates from Down Syndrome Victoria
If you have any questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Register below to join the session online.
To register, please visit our online registration page.
We are running monthly sessions Coffee and Chat sessions and you may find a date in following months. Visit our Event page for new events each month.
Sonia Bonadio, Family Support Manager, DSV
This session will be facilitated by our Family Support Manager Sonia Bonadio. Sonia is a social worker and a parent of a child with Down syndrome and has worked with services in the disability sector, mental health, maternity services, protective services and early intervention. In 2016 Sonia worked as a MyTime Facilitator for DSV and thoroughly enjoyed her time facilitating the group, providing her with a great opportunity to gain understanding and knowledge in many areas relating to families who have or who are caring for children who have Down syndrome.