Down Syndrome

Janis Lynn Sepelia is missing. (credit: Glendale Police Dept.)

53-Year-Old Woman With Down Syndrome Missing In Glendale

The missing woman does not own a cell phone or bus pass.

05/18/2014

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Local Couple Gives Disabled Children A Place To Play After Loss Of Son

Scott Williams and Catherine Curry-Williams founded Shane’s Inspiration to raise money for these special playgrounds.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/13/2014

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Woman With Down Syndrome Undergoes Painful Surgery On Feet In Order To Continue Dancing

A Van Nuys woman with Down syndrome is going through a painful surgical process on her feet in order to continue pursuing her passion of dancing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/19/2013

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Maternity Test Reveals More About Unborn Babies Earlier In Pregnancy

A new maternity screening test allows expectant mothers to learn more about their unborn babies earlier, but some fear it may cause more women to terminate pregnancies when babies are shown to have disabilities.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

Kitt Carson's family is worried about his whereabouts. (credit: the Carson family)

Family Concerned For Missing 23-Year-Old With Down Syndrome

A Porter Ranch family is concerned about a missing loved one with Down Syndrome.

03/15/2013

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Man, 45, Sentenced Two Years For Beating Disabled Roommate

A Garden Grove man was sentenced to two years in prison Friday for beating his disabled roommate, who can’t verbally communicate.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/17/2012

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Garden Grove Man, 45, Guilty Of Abusing Roommate With Down Syndrome

A 45-year-old Garden Grove man was convicted Monday of physically abusing his roommate, who has Down syndrome.

06/04/2012

(credit: Environment Of People Foundation)

New York Comes To Hollywood For A Good Cause

The third annual “New York In Hollywood” fundraiser is being held this Sunday from 2-5 p.m. right here on our lot in Studio City (4024 Radford Ave., 91604)

09/30/2011

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Police Search For Beloved Bike Of Boy With Down Syndrome

Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a unique three-wheel bike belonging to a 14-year-old boy with Down syndrome.

04/23/2011

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