World Down Syndrome Day
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. This day provides an opportunity to raise awareness about the rights and inclusion of people with Down syndrome around the world.
Each year in people with Down syndrome and families share their stories in the lead-up to 21st March. You can see all of these stories from World Down syndrome Day here.