Coming to terms - Up from Downs Ep.5

Natalya and Elena visit Orphanage #9 as part of the outreach programme where a quarter of the kids have Down syndrome. The parents rejected the children on the advice of doctors. Back at the Downside Up Centre co-worker, Anastasia tells the story of her daughter Dasha, which is remarkably similar to the kids in the orphanage, but with a happier ending.

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