By Down Syndrome Australia
It’s Down Syndrome Awareness Month and we’re celebrating everything people with Down syndrome can achieve by sharing the facts and smashing stereotypes.
FACT: People with Down syndrome can sit on Boards
Meet Claire Mitchell.
She is Down Syndrome Australia’s first Board Director with Down syndrome.
Claire is passionate about being a voice for people with Down syndrome. She believes in having a positive attitude and that the best support outcomes for the Down syndrome community happen when everyone is working together as a team.
Claire says: “I believe that people with Down syndrome and other disabilities can contribute in these professional positions. I am honoured to have this role and am proud to be part of Down Syndrome Australia.”