Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria (DSFN) will be celebrating their national awareness month in October. The awareness month is a coordinated progamme that aims to increase the awareness of Down syndrome and to raise much needed funds to continue the vital work being done by DSFN. The theme is Together we can.... make a difference.
The activities planed for the month of October include:
The DSFN Health Walk
Date: Saturday 21 October 2017
Time: 0700 - 1100
Convergence point: Fountain Heights School car park, Adelabu, Surulere.
Date: Tuesday 24 October 2017
Time: 11:00 - 1400
Venue: Sickle Cell Centre, Idi-Araba, Suruler
Theme and speaker information: Hidden Dangers - The Down syndrome experience, an interactive and exceptional seminar. The seminar will feature a renowned cardic thoracic surgeon from India, Dr Durgaprasad Reddy who has been operating on babies with Down syndrome from DSFN for the past three years.
Concert P124 and Awards Night
Date: Friday 26 October 2017
Time: 1700 - 2100
Venue: Freedom Park, Lagos Island
Information: A fundraising concert and celebration of life, light and praise