Our Stories

Bonus questions for politicians

05/10/2023/by Taylor McMillan

Shona & Roderick: a lifelong relationship By Sarah Paterson-Hamlin

13/12/2022/by Taylor McMillan

The Big Connect

28/03/2022/by Jess Waters

Breakfast TV focuses on World Down Syndrome Day

21/03/2022/by Coen Lammers

World Down Syndrome Day highlights barriers to full inclusion

20/03/2022/by Jess Waters

World Down Syndrome Day 2022

17/03/2022/by Jess Waters

Poppy movie selected for prestigious film festival

12/12/2021/by Coen Lammers

DS community well represented at Attitude awards

10/09/2021/by Coen Lammers

Kiwi Bridget Snedden new President of DS International

30/08/2021/by Coen Lammers

WeThe15 campaigns to break down barriers

24/08/2021/by Coen Lammers

Amelia Meades honoured for incredible year of achievements

06/08/2021/by Coen Lammers

Jacob Dombroski, a man of many talents

01/08/2021/by Coen Lammers

Emotional farewell for Colin after 30 years at Hirepool

28/07/2021/by Coen Lammers

Rochelle Waters makes Canterbury proud

21/07/2021/by Coen Lammers

Governor-General honours Down syndrome trailblazers

06/07/2021/by Coen Lammers

Trailblazer Michael Holdsworth gets Queen’s Birthday honour

08/06/2021/by Coen Lammers

Edward enjoying his new flat

26/04/2021/by Coen Lammers

Amber’s movie to have world premiere in New York

23/04/2021/by Coen Lammers

NZDSA welcomes Kiwisaver amendments

26/02/2021/by Coen Lammers

Northland DS community going strong

17/02/2021/by Coen Lammers

Bears take the field in Christchurch

07/12/2020/by Coen Lammers

Busy year for STRIVE self-advocates

23/11/2020/by Coen Lammers

Couch Conversations

24/08/2020/by Coen Lammers

Three actors light up the big screen and the stage 

12/08/2020/by Coen Lammers

Lucky Few’ Tattoo Bonanza in Auckland

14/04/2020/by Coen Lammers

 “We Decide” message from Down syndrome community

20/03/2020/by Coen Lammers

Dressing up to go to the ball

29/10/2019/by Gary Lee

Sharing experiences around our disabilities

29/10/2019/by Gary Lee

Special Olympics celebrates inclusion

29/10/2019/by Gary Lee

Meghan scores try in Timaru rugby debut

29/10/2019/by Gary Lee

Rochelle reports from Queen concert

29/10/2019/by Gary Lee

Models light up New Zealand Fashion Week

29/10/2019/by Gary Lee

Dan Tucker defies the odds in Whangarei

29/10/2019/by Gary Lee

Learning new things on NZDSA Camp

09/09/2019/by Louisa

Adventure, camaraderie and dancing at Youth Camp

09/09/2019/by Louisa

NZ athletes perform with merit at World Games

09/09/2019/by Louisa

Jack and Rachel honoured for World Winter Games

09/09/2019/by Louisa

National Summer Games a huge success

09/09/2019/by Louisa

My job – Roseanne  Zyskowski

09/09/2019/by Louisa

My job – Peter Rees

09/09/2019/by Louisa

My job – Hannah Proctor

09/09/2019/by Louisa

Young businessman gives back to charities

09/09/2019/by Louisa

My Job – Abigail Knight works in media

09/09/2019/by Louisa

Why we decided to have a baby with Down syndrome 

09/09/2019/by Louisa

Vinnie and Rachel’s glorious wedding

05/09/2019/by Louisa

Logan’s journey to new happiness

05/09/2019/by Louisa

Reality of living with Down syndrome

05/09/2019/by Louisa

Duncan Small, a remarkable human being

05/09/2019/by Louisa

Keratoconus screening saves our son’s eyesight 

05/09/2019/by Louisa

Joe Payton celebrates birthday in style

05/09/2019/by Louisa

Duncan Armstrong claims major festival award

04/09/2019/by Louisa

Carlos’s speech impresses medical students

04/09/2019/by Louisa

My Goal Achievement – Andrew Oswin

01/06/2018/by Gary Lee

My Big OE with Mum and Dad

01/06/2018/by Gary Lee


01/06/2018/by Gary Lee

Jill and James Get Married

01/06/2018/by Gary Lee