Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria Awareness Month Activities, Nigeria - 21 - 26 October 2017

Sat, 2017-10-21 to Thu, 2017-10-26

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. 


Seminar: Conversations2

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