TEENS AND ADULTS WITH DOWN SYNDROME

Adult Guardianship Handbooks by State

The Adult Guardianship Handbooks by State provides a listing of guardianship information for each state.

Clinics and Physicians Specializing in Adults with Down Syndrome

The Road We've Shared has compiled a list of clinics and physicians who specialize in treating adults who have Down syndrome.

Down Syndrome Health Care Guidelines

The Down Syndrome Health Care Guidelines are based on the 1999 Down Syndrome Health Care Guidelines for Individuals with Down Syndrome as published in Down Syndrome Quarterly (Volume 4, Number 3, September, 1999, pp. 1-16.) 

Alzheimer's

Studies suggest that more than 75 percent of those with Down syndrome aged 65 and older have Alzheimer's disease, nearly 6 times the percentage of people in this age group who do not have Down syndrome.

The Alzheimer's assocation has compiled a list of 10 signs to assist in early detection of Alzheimer's.