Conference on Down syndrome organized in New Delhi
The central government organized a national conference on Down syndrome in New Delhi. It was held by the National Trust, that comes under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
The aim of the conference was to offer a platform for parents of children with Down syndrome to know more about the disability.
Experts provided information about the latest developments in education. There was also information exchanged on how to skill people with this disorder.
Assessment and screening sessions for children was also conducted at the conference.
Down syndrome is a chromosomal condition that leads to varying levels of physical and intellectual disabilities.