Defining Down Syndrome

Black and white photo of a young girl with Down syndrome

“Down Syndrome – It means different things to different people.  For me,  the meaning has evolved over the years as we’ve journeyed through life with Maylee,  my 12-year-old daughter. When…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Jessi

woman with blonde hair wearing a GiGi's Playhouse shirt in front of a colored background

Tell us a little bit about yourself.  I am the mom of 3 kids, Blaiden (9) Adilene (7) who has Down syndrome, and Kallie (4). I am married to Fred. I am from Colorado but…

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#BestOfAll Moment – Daniel

best of all (noun) \best of all\ is continual, measurable, celebrated and it never ends. It is a daily challenge to do a little better than you did the day…

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COVID-19 Health Update

In July, the CDC updated current public health recommendations to add a recommendation for fully vaccinated individuals to wear a mask in public indoor settings in areas of substantial or…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Claire

Claire, volunteer, sitting on colored cube chairs in front of GiGi's Playhouse sign

Tell us a little bit about yourself.  I am currently working towards my master’s degree in Occupational Therapy at Walsh University. I am the Community Service Chair for the Student…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Serena

Photo of a GiGi's Playhouse volunteer wearing a GiGi's Playhouse Canton shirt in front of decorative Canton sign

I am an intervention specialist from Canton and work at Golden Key School. I have an Axolotl named Axel and two kitties named Jack and Arwen. During my down time,…

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