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.
Melanie is a writer and tireless advocate for Williams Syndrome.
Blaise and Michelle Dobbin live in southeastern New Brunswick region with their two kids Megan and Nolan (WS).
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.
Originally from Quebec, Nathalie now lives in Warman, Saskatchewan (just 20 min North of Saskatoon) and is a mother of two: Paul (WS) and Mélina.
Walk for the CAWS Calgary June 1, 2109 • 10:30 This year at the Happiest Walk in Canada, Calgary. Our walk event includes a...
Walk for the CAWS Pickering June 8, 2019 • 9:00 am Join us at 2019 The Happiest Walk in Canada and help us reach...