Madison Area Down Syndrome Society launches GiGi's Playhouse cam - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

Madison Area Down Syndrome Society launches GiGi's Playhouse campaign

Posted:

MADISON (WKOW) -- A campaign to benefit children with down syndrome kicks off in Madison.

The GiGi's playhouse campaign will kick off on September 18th at Hotel Red. The event will be on Wednesday from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This program will help teach life-skills to those with down syndrome in our community.

We know that adults and children with down syndrome have the potential to do anything their typically developing counterparts can do.  But, it takes a combination of more time and effective therapies to help people with down syndrome fulfill that potential.

Sterling Lynk from the Madison Area Down Syndrome Society joins Wake Up Wisconsin Weekend to discuss the campaign and learning center and how you can get involved.

Click here for more information or watch the video above.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WQOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's pubic inspection file should contact Director of Station Operations Lisa Patrow at 715-852-5920. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.