The resources listed below are lifelines. Even if you aren’t a parent to a child with Down syndrome, having knowledge is power. Maybe it will allow you to provide a job opportunity or more acceptance into your community. If you are the lucky parental figure of one of these special individuals, I welcome you and am happy to share my experience strength and hope. You aren’t in this alone.
National Down Syndrome Society
National Down Syndrome Congress
The National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to an improved world for individuals with Down syndrome. NDSC’s mission is to provide information, advocacy, and support concerning all aspects of life for individuals with Down syndrome. The vision of the NDSC is a world with equal rights and opportunities for people with Down syndrome.