October 16, 2006

10/06/2006 AT 04:00 PM EDT

On Her Own

Christina Mailhot, born with Down Syndrome, makes a big move: At 27, she's declaring her independance. Find out more about the program that Christina graduated from and lend your support by going to www.pslstrive.org.

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