Education & Support


DSAA sponsors conferences featuring speakers and information related to Down syndrome. Past topics have include Down syndrome, research, education advocacy, and education strategies.

DSAA also hosts regular seminars and workshops covering a variety of topics of interest. Topics include:

  • Katie Beckett Waiver (Medicaid deeming waiver for children) 
  • NOW and COMP Waivers (adult service waivers)
  • Potty Training
  • Post-education Options for Adults
  • Navigating the IEP process

New Parent Seminars for the parents of babies with Down syndrome are offered by invitation to new members and are held periodically throughout the year. 

To register for upcoming conferences, seminars, or workshops go to Events and to RSVP or get more information contact [email protected].