On Saturday, march 21, is World Downsyndroomdag. After the success of the action #compression stockings last year, calls on One and all the Flemings in order to be on march 21st in two different models to do so. These two socks are the symbol of the World’s Downsyndroomdag, and to show that, otherwise, are very good.
In addition, it is launching One today, using the VRT NOW online, consecutive series of interviews with some of the parents of the Down-the-road travel companion. In five of the episodes with Their story Down to share their experiences of living with a child with Down’s, and the beautiful, but also difficult moments.
One of the companions of the Down-the-road calling all Flemish people to be on the 21st of march, the World Downsyndroomdag a picture of the two different socks to be shared via social media with the hashtag #compression stockings, in order to make it clear that being different is perfectly normal.
Dieter Coppens’: “, Down the road, many eyes will be opened in the region. My travelling companions have to make people see that ‘different’ is perfectly normal. This should be reason enough to get them into the little flowers on this special day!!!”
New for this year, and that One, along with the Veritas, also, the socks are selling. The proceeds will go to Special Olympics Belgium.