Posts Categorized: Disability Rights
One of the world’s leading international advocates for people affected by disability, helping countless families including many in Pennsylvania, is now calling upon the Pennsylvania State Senate to pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act – House Bill 2050.
Joni Eareckson … Read more
On Wednesday, June 13th, the State Senate Judiciary Committee passed the Down Syndrome Protection Act – House Bill 2050 – by a 10-5 vote. Here’s the roll call:TAKE ACTION: Contact your State Senator – YES on the Down… Read more
On Monday, April 16, after a lengthy floor debate, the PA House of Representatives voted 139-56 to pass House Bill 2050 – the Down Syndrome Protection Act! That’s a 71% majority vote and a veto-proof majority! That means despite Governor … Read more
By Jessica Capitani
Imagine if someone said, “No one forced us to have our daughter. And as much as we love her, we would never force anyone else to have a girl. Instead we would like to persuade people that … Read more
People from across Pennsylvania are speaking out in favor of the Down Syndrome Protection Act – House Bill 2050. Please hear and share their stories:Instead of congratulations, this mom was told this: The repeated response from doctors, nurses and… Read more
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Meet people from across Pennsylvania spreading the truth that Down syndrome is a life worth saving: pafamily.org/alifeworthliving
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On Monday, March 12, a large rally with families and elected officials kicked off the effort to pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act – House Bill 2050 and Senate Bill 1050.
Meet some of Pennsylvania’s best advocates for the Down … Read more
The following story is one of many in support of passing the Down Syndrome Protection Act (House Bill 2050 & Senate Bill 1050) because Down syndrome is a life worth living.
To any woman that is faced with a prenatal … Read more
(HARRISBURG, PA – March 12, 2018) – Today, Pennsylvania Family Council will stand with Speaker of … Read more