Steering Committee Members in the News

'Mom advocates for daughter living with Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s'

Paula Gann has advocated for her daughter, ever since Kyle was born with Down syndrome. Now that Kyle has developed Alzheimer’s disease, Paula has come out of retirement to ensure that other families have resources to help them in this new journey. Paula volunteers for the Alzheimer’s Association, co-facilitating a telephone support group for caregivers of people living with Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s.   Read more...

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