Pictured from left to right are: State Representative James Arciero, Kathy Norton, Meg Norton and Danielle Thompson with her son, Drew, on her lap.  COURTESY PHOTO

Westford Residents Welcomed at State House for Down Syndrome Congress

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State Rep. James Arciero recently welcomed Westford residents Danielle Thompson and her son Drew, and Kathy Norton and her daughter Meg to the State House for the 5th Annual Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress.

This yearly event gives members of the Down Syndrome community an opportunity to come together to advocate and network with legislators regarding issues of individuals with the syndrome and their families. This year’s agenda focused on critical budget funding for programs and services and greater inclusiveness for higher education opportunities for individuals with Down Syndrome.