Continuing the Conversation

Be sure to join National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) as they continue the conversation on race relations this Thursday, July 16. They will have panelists to answer questions submitted from the previous Town Hall meeting. They also have gathered resources to share with the community; be sure to tune in and be part of the conversation. Learn more and register.

NDSC Race Relations


Also, give 5 minutes to take this survey that will have a lasting impact! The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has asked GLOBAL down Syndrome Foundation to weigh in on the next SEVEN YEARS of Down syndrome research and medical care funding. Help make our voices heard by filling in this very short survey! Together we can help ensure better medical care, improve health outcomes, and elongate lives for ourselves/our children and adults with Down syndrome. Deadline is Thursday, July 16, 2020, so act fast!


Buddy Walk Announcement


Given the uncertainty of our current environment and out of an abundance of caution due to COVID-19, the DSAA board has decided to hold a Virtual Buddy Walk this October. We did not make this decision lightly as we know this is a very important event to so many of you – and it is the highlight of our year. Not only does it give us the opportunity to gather together and celebrate our community, but it is also a chance for us to raise much needed resources for the programs and services available to you and your loved ones.

Two major factors went into our decision process. First and foremost, the health and

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