More than 50 young people have lived together on May 25 and 26, sharing ideas and discussions with the theme "The future of people with Down syndrome"
Down Catalunya was born on January 17, 2004, by Down [...]
Actor and presenter Fermí Fernández will be this year, the person in charge of presenting the 10th solidarity day "Fent Amics" that Down Catalunya celebrates every year in PortAventura and that this time will be next October 6.
For the tenth consecutive year, he returns to PortAventura World "Making Friends with Down Catalunya". The appointment, open to everyone and to as many more people, will take place on Saturday, October 6. Last year you accompanied us many people and this year we want many more.
A group of 10 young Catalans with Down syndrome or other intellectual disabilities is preparing for an unprecedented experience in their lives. In mid-January 2018 they will make a 10-day stay in Rome, invited by the group of young people who run the pizzeria La Locanda dei Girasoli.
For the ninth consecutive year, "Making Friends with Down Catalunya" returns to PortAventura World. This event, open to everyone and the more people the better, will take place on Saturday, October 21. You can now buy your entries at the usual distribution points.
Andi Down Sabadell and the "la Caixa" bank foundation have signed a collaboration agreement by which the foundation will finance the "Road to our home" project, through which young people with intellectual disabilities are trained to live on their own.
The people who belong to Down Catalunya have been thinking over the work done during the past 12 years (coordinator was founded in 2004), as well as what is to prioritize in the coming years. We open this debate to whoever wants to participate.
Down Catalunya and Hospital de Nens de Barcelona Foundation have signed an agreement by which the hospital will serve dental and orthodontic to minors with Down syndrome. This service will have a reduced price or virtually no cost depending on family income.
If you are an employee of BBVA in Catalonia, or if you know any, we ask you to support the project "Young Journalists with Down syndrome", which Down Catalunya has presented to the contest "solidarity Territories". The deadline for doing so is October 2!