Important Links


Below are some valuable links to community information. We hope you will visit these sites to find out more about what is being offered in the community.

National Organizations



Local Organizations

Abbotsford Community Services

BC Children’s Hospital


Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Child Development Centre

Community Living of BC

Down syndrome Resource Foundation

Family Support Institute

Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society

Nidus Personal Planning Resource Centre and Registry


Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network (PLAN)

Special Olympics

Temporary Housing near BC Children’s Hospital

Easter Seals House

Heather House Hostel

Ronald McDonald House BC

Inclusion/Educational Resources

Community Living BC

Vela Microboard


Medical Information

Growth Charts for Children with Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome: Health Issues by Dr. Len Leshin