The National Advocate for People with Down Syndrome Since 1979

National Down Syndrome Society
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New York New York 10017

Different Sneakers

Different Sneakers stars Jessica Melville and her daughter, Jaylin. At 17 years old, Jessica discovered she was pregnant with a baby with Down syndrome. This is the story of how she came to terms with the diagnosis that changed her world.

The NDSS My Great Story Video Project features 10 short videos based on submitted stories to the NDSS My Great Story public awareness campaign.

  • Buddy Walk
  • NDSS Yourway
  • NDSS DS-Ambassadors