Dating a person with down syndrome

That's why I'm working overtime to get this sorted for him.' Miss Baxter from Abingdon, Oxfordshire is single and has never married but has three other adopted sons - James, 27, Titus, 14, and Raphael, seven. She has already helped James to set up a page on a social networking website to invite potential partners to come forward for him.

'I'd like all my boys to find love and enjoy sex,' she said.

I dont mean socially i could give a crao less about if someone doesnt think its cool. I dont understand down syndrome too too much besides they act a like... I dont mean socially i could give a crao less about if someone doesnt think its cool. I dont understand down syndrome too too much besides they act a like... Dating anyone has its risks of how far you want the relationship to go.

All children with Down's syndrome have some degree of learning disability and delayed development, but this varies widely between individual children.Like most mothers Lucy Baxter wants her child to live a fully rounded life - including the experience of a physical relationship and even finding love.But her 21-year-old son Otto has Down's syndrome and has had trouble finding a partner.This article describes why Sexuality and Relationships Education (SRE) as part of the school curriculum is especially important for individuals with Down syndrome and how parents and professionals can work together to ensure that it is delivered effectively.For decades around the world, and to this day in some countries, people with Down syndrome have lived their lives in institutions, away from their families and communities, their parents told at birth that this was the best option for them.