Best iced coffee this summer served by workers with Down’s Syndrome

by Annalisa Lista - 2017.06.19
Best iced coffee this summer served by workers with Down’s Syndrome
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In Formia, a city in the Roman province of Latina, Happy Bar, the first coffee bar in the are managed by workers with Down’s Syndrome, will open its doors.  A dream come true for Laura, Andrea, Carlo, Elisa, Francesco and Vittorio, who will be alongside their tutor ad hoc and professional “baristi”, will serve coffee, fresh orange juice, and manage everything involved in welcoming customers. The initiative was launched by the Italian Association for Persons with Down’s Syndrome (AIPD), the municipality of Formia, and the cooperative, Down at Work, and can be added to the list of similar projects aimed at social and professional integration of individuals with intellectual disabilities.

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