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Early childhood intervention is a support and educational system for very young children who have developmental delays or disabilities.
Myth vs Fact
Myth: Down syndrome is a rare genetic disorder.
Myth: Most children with Down syndrome are born to older parents.
Myth: Most people with Down syndrome are institutionalized.
Myth: Parents will not find community support in raising their child with Down syndrome.
Myth: Children with Down syndrome are placed in segregated special education programs.
Myth: Adults with Down syndrome are unemployable.
Myth: People with Down syndrome are always happy.
Myth: Adults with Down syndrome are unable to form close relationships leading to marriage.