Down Syndrome

Tracking Bracelets Help Bring Home Wandering Patients QuicklyWith so many suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, autism, Down syndrome, dementia and more wandering off, prompting a missing persons report, La Verne police has help in finding these people and bringing them safely home.
Student With Down Syndrome Allegedly Dragged By School AidesThe mother of a boy who has Down Syndrome says that her son was dragged from a campus cafeteria to a bus by school aides.
Special Needs Dancers Defy Odds To Perform At Special Olympic World GamesA group of local youths with Down Syndrome are looking forward to the opportunity of sharing their dancing talents after they were chosen to perform at the Special Olympic World Games.
Public's Help Sought To Locate Missing 40-Year-Old Man In LAPolice sought the public's help Friday to locate a 40-year-old man who suffers from Down Syndrome.
Students Create GPS Tracking Device For Special Needs Individuals As Part Of AssignmentA group of Costa Mesa students, using a teen with special needs as one of their inspirations, developed a GPS tracking device for children, Alzheimer's sufferers, and others with disabilities as part of an assignment.
Man With Down Syndrome Reunited With His Relatives A young adult male who was unable to tell police who he is or where he lived has been reunited with his family, officials said Sunday.
Special Wheelchair Stolen From Corona Child With Down Syndrome Police Friday asked for the public's help in finding a stolen wheelchair used by a 4-year-old child with Down Syndrome.
53-Year-Old Woman With Down Syndrome Missing In GlendaleThe missing woman does not own a cell phone or bus pass.
Local Couple Gives Disabled Children A Place To Play After Loss Of SonScott Williams and Catherine Curry-Williams founded Shane's Inspiration to raise money for these special playgrounds.
Woman With Down Syndrome Undergoes Painful Surgery On Feet In Order To Continue DancingA 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.
Maternity Test Reveals More About Unborn Babies Earlier In PregnancyA 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.
Family Concerned For Missing 23-Year-Old With Down SyndromeA Porter Ranch family is concerned about a missing loved one with Down Syndrome.