I Was Told to Abort My Daughter Because She Has Down Syndrome: “She’s a Drain on Society”

Canadian mother Pam De Almeida often shares her “secrets” as a special needs mom on her Slice of Life Facebook page, Daily Mail reported. In a recent post, she explained several of her silent struggles, including her horror at being told that she should have aborted her daughter, Sophia.

De Almeida’s 20-month-old daughter Sophia was diagnosed with Down Syndrome. De Almeida’s posts are usually upbeat and happy, showing videos and pictures of a happy Sophia. Her recent post was more somber, as it addressed the real struggles she has encountered.

Written by Emily Derois

Full report at Life News 

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