What is Williams Syndrome? Williams syndrome is a rare genetic condition that is present at birth. It is caused by a random genetic deletion and can affect anyone. It occurs equally in males and females, all cultures and to birth parents of all ages....read More
The Canadian Association for Williams Syndrome (CAWS) provides support to Williams syndrome individuals, their families and caregivers, coast-to-coast. Our grassroots, parent-volunteer run organization is on a mission to spread awareness, raise funds, support research and connect families touched by Williams syndrome. We are a small but mighty National Registered Charity, whose impact can be felt in tiny towns and big cities across Canada.
Blaise and Michelle Dobbin live in southeastern New Brunswick region with their two kids Megan and Nolan (WS).
Coralee and her husband David live in Winnipeg with their boys; Cael, Chase (WS) and Carter.
Melanie is a writer and tireless advocate for Williams Syndrome.
David Olson is pleased to have been your CAWS Treasurer for over 10 years. He lives in North Vancouver, BC, with his wife and two boys.