‘Wouldn’t change a thing’: Nottingham families speak about having a child with Down’s Syndrome – Nottinghamshire Live

Left to right: Helen Coppins, Jessica Kolawole, 12 , Matt Coppins, 16 and Melissa Crosdale (Image: Nottingham Post)

Two Nottingham mums who forged a friendship after both their children were born with Down’s Syndrome are featured in a new book about the condition.

Neither Melissa Crosdale or Helen Coppins from The Meadows knew their babies had the genetic condition until they were born.

Single mum Melissa – whose daughter Jessica Kolawale is now 12 – says it came as a complete shock.

Read more at: https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/local-news/wouldnt-change-thing-nottingham-families-3382515

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