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For people with Down syndrome, family members, caregivers and professionals.

Tips for Living with Housemates

April 2024 | Katie Frank, PhD, OTR/L and Abby Rowley, LCSW - Adult Down Syndrome Center

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Tips for living with housemates

This handout describes what we can do to be good housemates. The first page is a summary. The subsequent pages share more information for each tip.

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