Parent Perspective: Katie’s experience

While some people have been a part of the LiveUp family since we started, we’re always SO EXCITED when someone new joins the fun! We were thrilled to welcome Katie to LiveUp Philly this past summer! Here’s what her parents had to say about her experience:   Although she is 30 years old, Katie has spent […]

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Parent Perspective: Amanda’s experience

We love hearing feedback from LiveUp parents, participants, mentors, and supporters. Take a look at what Amanda’s parents shared with us: The LiveUp Program is a very organized program for adults with Down Syndrome.  My daughter, Amanda has attended for a few years and she loves all the wonderful activities they do all weekend.  She has […]

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Why we do it…

There are plenty of people who don’t REALLY understand LiveUp programs….why people choose to spend their long holidays or vacation days from work to come and volunteer. It’s hard to explain the magic of LiveUp to people who have never experienced it. Benny, one of our awesome volunteers at LiveUp Philly shares his reason: The LiveUp […]

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Laura shares her LiveUp experience

Laura, one of our rock star volunteers, shared this post she wrote for Towsen University’s Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science nOTes Friends & Family Alumni Newsletter.    LiveUp, a long weekend program for adults with Down syndrome, is dedicated to helping participants across four core focus areas: life skill and social skill development, healthy […]

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