A Big Thank You to Everyone that Participated in WDSD!

Our hearts our filled with gratitude to all the schools, families and organizations that participated in World Down Syndrome Day on March 21st. We’d also like to mention three of our elected officials that took part – Minister John Haggie, MHA Pam Parsons and MP Scott Simms.

Below is a list of businesses, schools, preschools and organizations that we have heard from so far (this list will be updated as new information arrives).


99.1 Hits FM – St. John’s
Ashley Feltham School of Dance – Goulds
Canada Post – Harbour Breton
Century 21 – 38 Duffy Place location
Clarenville Dental – Clarenville
First Choice Haircutters – 60 Elizabeth Ave location
Fort William Café – St. John’s
Fusion Dance Studio – St. John’s
Hickman Auto Group – St. John’s
Magicuts – Mt. Pearl
Mobile Trailer Repair Service – Mt. Pearl
Sobey’s – 340 Topsail Road location
The Hair Factory – St. John’s

NL English School District

Brookside Intermediate – Portugal Cove St. Philips
Burgeo Academy – Burgeo
Carbonear Collegiate – Carbonear
Elwood Regional High – Deer Lake
Frank Robert’s Junior High – CBS
Gould’s Elementary – Goulds
Grandy’s River Collegiate – Burnt Islands
Holy Family Elementary – Paradise
Le Gallis Memorial – Isle aux Morts
Pasadena Elementary – Pasadena
Queen Elizabeth High – CBS
Riverside Elementary – Clarenville
St. Bernard’s Elementary – Witless Bay
St. Francis – Harbour Grace
St. George’s Elementary – CBS
St. Joseph’s Elementary – Harbour Breton
St. Kevin’s High – Goulds
St. Matthews School – St. John’s
St. Theresa’s Elementary – St. John’s
TriCon Elementary – Bay de Verde
Vanier Elementary – St. John’s
Villa Nova School – Manuals
Waterford Valley High – Soft Neck Improv Team – St. John’s


Brighter Futures – Marystown
Confederation Building Day Care – St. John’s
Little People’s Workshop – Smallwood Dr. Mt. Pearl
Milestones Early Learning Centre – Torbay Rd. St. John’s
North Shore Care and Share Daycare – Irishtown-Summerside
The Preschool Learning Centre – CBS
The Robyn’s Nest – CBS


709 Derby Girls – Roller Derby Team – St. John’s
Autism Society – St. John’s
Avalon Employment – St. John’s
CBS Bluefins – CBS
Community Youth Network – Harbour Breton
Conception Bay Family Resource Centre – CBS
Eastern Health CMS Team
Janeway Rehab & Development Team
MRON Youth Employment Services – Carbonear
School of Graduate Studies – MUN
Town of Harbour Breton
Roland Tucker Memorial Hockey Tournament – Burgeo