Our Stories

The Waskey Family

At CDR we found support, self-confidence, and friendship.

Even before the delivery of their triplets, Julie and Chris Waskey knew that one of their children might have Down Syndrome. When Nadia, Andrew, and Ryan were born seven weeks early, the couple found out that their daughter had not only Down Syndrome, but a heart problem as well. “We were first-time parents and we didn’t know what to do,” Julie says. The hospital didn’t provide the information Julie and Chris felt they needed. But an encounter with a hospital nurse changed everything.  read more >>>

CDR is a remarkable story of the power of community.
These are just a few of the lives touched by CDR.

Questions or concerns about your child? Call CDR’s TOTS line at 757-566-TOTS.

¿Tiene preguntas acerca de su bebé o niño? llame al 757-566-3300.