Dedicated to significantly improving the lives of people with Down syndrome through RESEARCH, MEDICAL CARE, EDUCATION and ADVOCACY.
The mission of the National Down Syndrome Society is to benefit people with Down syndrome and their families through national leadership in education, research and advocacy.
It is the mission of the National Down Syndrome Congress to be the national advocacy organization for Down syndrome and to provide leadership in all areas of concern related to persons with Down syndrome. In that capacity, NDSC will function as a major source of support and empowerment to persons with Down syndrome and their families.
Provides critical Counseling and support for parents of newly diagnosed infants with Down syndrome as well as advocacy, referral and information services. In addition, NADS sponsor conferences and educational programs for parents and professionals, and conducts in-services for medical personnel and educators.
This is the web-site of the ARC. The Arc of the United States works to include all children and adults with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities in every community.
National Information Center for Children and Youth
This is the official web-site of the National Information Center for Children and youth with Disabilities