Learning Disability Week

Mom's Kind Words: Kill Your Autistic Kid

James Christie | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
James Christie

Just the other day, Anonymous of Ontario slipped a letter beneath the door of Karla Begley, mother of an autistic son called Max, and told Mrs Begley (among other things) that "you have a kid that is mentally handicapped ... they should take whatever non retarded body parts he possesses and donate it to science ...

I Am an Actress - I Also Happen to Have Down's Syndrome

Sarah Gordy | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Gordy

My name is Sarah Gordy and I am an actress. I also happen to have Down's syndrome.I was in the show called Upstairs Downstairs, which I loved. It was a drama series on BBC One and it was on from 2010 to 2012. After the series I got to appear on TV chat shows and talk to newspapers in the UK.