EDUCATION, INFORMATION AND SUPPORT.
The IDSC and the IMDSA are joining together, along with Lakeside Learning, to offer our families an opportunity to attend a Down syndrome conference on line. Visit the 321 eConference website for more information.
Are you looking for support with your child's education? Join the following groups for Inclusion support.
Visit the Down Syndrome & Homeschooling Moms Group* for Homeschooling support.
*These groups are not affiliated with the IDSC, but may be useful tools for families.
Student Introduction Document
The following document was created to help introduce your child to the staff at their school. Feel free to personalize the document to fit your child. Click here to download the Student Introduction document.
If you wish to use a more detailed document, we recommend the one created by the Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City. Their document is available at KCDSG All About Me.
Mosaic Down Syndrome
International Mosaic Down Syndrome Association (IMDSA) is designed to provide support, information and research to any family, individual or professional whose life has been affected by mosaic Down syndrome.
Parents and Caregivers of Adults who have Down Syndrome
The Road We've Shared is a place for sharing and support for the unique needs of parents/caregivers of adults who have Down syndrome.
Join families with children who have Down Syndrome and other special needs and share the struggles, joys, triumphs, links and useful information pertaining to potty training.
Down syndrome Research
ONE21 is a new national initiative of Down syndrome (Ds) parents, researchers, clinicians and other advocates uniting to give Ds research the support - and the voice - it so urgently needs.
ONE21's goal - advance Ds research through a dedicated and centralized Ds biobank that will be accessible to all researchers regardless of their institutional affilitation.