Football, in particular, Grey Cup game day, was the holy grail of all sports days in our house. Ken laying out all his gear on the bed first thing in the morning ready to choose what T-shirt, cap, jersey or BC Lion’s team swag to put on first. As league standings go, the win-loss tally..
Category: Down Syndrome
It’s been a busy time for us at Ken’s Place! From the CDSS Annual conference in Hamilton ON May 18-20, to Access Awareness Day June 3rd back home at the Shoal Centre in beautiful Sidney BC, I am reflecting on just how special it was to be part of it all. I met so many..
The Book That Funds The Cause Exciting Announcement! On March 21st, World Down Syndrome Day, I’ll be starting my first book tour at select locations throughout the lower mainland and Vancouver Island. Stay tuned for dates and venues near you! A number of people have asked me why I wrote a book about my brother. The back..
The connection between Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s isn’t new, but the reality of what this looks like hit home for me loud and clear three years ago. “Kens Place” is the result of how this experience has shaped me. This web site along with the “Ken’s Place Foundation” will offer resources and support for those..