Introduction from our new program coordinator

2022-05-03T12:04:11-06:00April 21st, 2022|Organization, Programs|

My name is Dawn Chapman.  I have recently joined Ups and Downs as a Program Coordinator.  I’m originally from Victoria, BC but have lived in Calgary for 14 years. I have three daughters and a son.  The younger three are in professional division dance, this keeps us busy.  This past March they participated in a production of Frozen, [...]

Annual General Meeting (AGM) – Nov 2021

2022-05-03T12:05:57-06:00November 19th, 2021|Organization, Programs|

Thanks to all of those who were able to attend our Annual General Meeting (AGM) on November 3rd, 2021. For those who could not make it, please see the attached minutes for the recap of the meeting. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at Click to download Minutes of Meeting [...]

Winter Play Kits!

2021-04-13T17:12:03-06:00January 5th, 2021|Organization, Programs|

Winter Play Kits - For All Ages! We are so grateful to Recreation in the City of Calgary for providing Ups and Downs members with Winter Play Kits full of supplies and activities to encourage us to get outside!  Ready for some winter fun!?  Register to receive your Winter Play Kit Tell [...]

Giving Tuesday!

2020-11-27T10:44:36-07:00November 27th, 2020|Organization, Programs|

It's Giving Tuesday on December 1st! We are so grateful to everyone who has donated to Ups and Downs over the last year! Ups and Downs seeks to support people with Down syndrome and their families and everything we do is made possible by all of our amazing donors! We have [...]

Survey – Return to In Person Programming

2020-07-29T08:13:39-06:00July 29th, 2020|Organization, Programs|

We want to know your thoughts! As the government is moving into new stages of reopening businesses, community events and is allowing indoor and outdoor gatherings again, Ups and Downs is looking into different options of what the re-entry strategy should look like for our members regarding the in-person programs they used to attend. [...]

Raffle Prize Winners for Street Meet 2020 Online Raffle!

2020-06-23T15:04:36-06:00June 23rd, 2020|Organization, Programs|

Raffle Prize Winners for Street Meet 2020 Online Raffle! Thanks to everyone who attended and supported Street Meet 2020 - Online Edition! We are so grateful for all our supporters and we are pleased to post this years Raffle Prize Winners! Thanks to everyone who purchased raffle tickets, we raised $3,218! See our winners [...]

Street Meet Spotlight!

2020-06-11T11:29:32-06:00June 11th, 2020|Organization, Programs|

Street Meet Spotlight! Street Meet has always been about family. Over all the years we’ve hosted our annual Street Meet fundraiser, it’s always been an opportunity to foster family connection and friendships. Our mission at Ups and Downs is to be a vibrant family support group that enriches the lives of individuals with Down [...]


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