Home

Our Mission is to educate stakeholders, unite our community, and build bridges between worlds, so that individuals with Down syndrome and their families are connected to opportunities for an amazing life.

Founded in 1979, The Down Syndrome Association of Atlanta (DSAA) is a 501 (c)(3) Georgia non-profit organization dedicated to providing individuals with Down syndrome and their families life-long community connections. 

Join us on Sunday, October 19th at Centennial Olympic park for the 17th annual Buddy Walk Atlanta!

 Buddy_Walk_Logo_color_with_gradations_(2).JPG

Register your team or donate today at https://www.ds-stride.org/atlantabuddywalk!

People with Down syndrome, families and friends will walk a ½ mile route around Centennial Olympic Park where attendees enjoy live music, entertainment, games, bounce houses and many other family oriented activities.


D.A.D.S. will host their 4th Annual Golf Tournament at beautiful Bear's Best Atlanta in Suwanee on October 24th, 2014.

bearsbest.jpg

Each golfer will receive lunch, dinner, and a goodie bag.  Spots sell out fast so grab yours today here!

Thanks to all the players and sponsors that continue to make this event a success.  In 2013 D.A.D.S raised over $20,000 at the tournament for a three year total of $46,000 for the Atlanta Down syndrome community.


Join us Saturday, August 02, 2014 at 10:00 AM at Summits Wayside Tavern in Snellville, GA for the inaugural DSAA D.A.D.S. Motorcycle Ride!

motorcycle.jpg

Tickets are $15 per rider plus $5 per passenger and can be purchased here: http://www.dsaatl.org/motorcycle_ride.

In honor of: Zakk Harmon

Please come out and join us for the first D.A.D.S (Dads Advocating Down Syndrome) benefit ride.  This ride has been organized with the cooperation with DSAA (Down Syndrome Association of Atlanta) and One Eyed Willie.  The ride will head east from Snellville to Hard Labor Creek State Park.  We will travel through Social Circle and end at Summits Wayside for food and beverage.

Kickstands up at 11am!


  • Upcoming events

    Saturday, August 02, 2014 at 10:00 AM · $5.00 USD
    Summits Wayside Tavern in Snellville, GA

    DSAA DADS Motorcycle Ride

    DADS | DSAA | One Eyed Willie  

    All proceeds will go to DSAA

    In honor of: Zakk Harmon

    Please come out and join us for the first annual DADS (Dads Advocating Down Syndrome) benefit ride.  This ride has been organized with the cooperation with DSAA (Down Syndrome Association of Atlanta) and One Eyed Willie.  The ride will head east from Snellville to Hard Labor Creek State Park.  We will travel through Social Circle and end circle back to Summits Wayside for food and beverage.

    How Can you Help:  We are actively looking for items and services to raffle or auction off.  If you can provide anything to help raise money for this occasion it would be much appreciated (tattoo, portraits, oil change, gift certificates).

    Route:  The tentative route will leave Summits Wayside Tavern and go east on Highway 78.  East of Monroe the ride will head south on 83 before taking a right on Fairplay Road into Hard Labor Creek State Park.  The ride will continue through Social Circle and terminate back at Summits Wayside Tavern for food, beverage, raffles, auctions and a bike show.

    Kickstands up at 11am! 

    Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 06:30 PM
    Gigi's Playhouse in Atlanta, GA

    Board Meeting

    See all events