Down in the Southland

CREATING COMMUNITY ACCEPTANCE & INCLUSION FOR PEOPLE WITH DOWN SYNDROME 
 Accept    -    Educate    -    Collaborate

Web Sites

 

National Organizations for People with Down syndrome

Prenatal Partners for Life

Down Syndrome Education USA

National Association For Down Syndrome NADS

National Down Syndrome Society NDSS

National Down Syndrome Congress NDSC




Other Helpful Websites


Clinical Report−−Health Supervision for Children With Down Syndrome http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2011/07/21/peds.2011-1605


Down Syndrome Education USA

Woodbine House Publishers a publisher of a wide variety of books for people with special needs


National Home Educating Network The National Home Educating Network web site – a home schooling website, but it has some really good resources for all of us.


The ARC of Illinois The Arc of the United States works to include all children and adults with cognitive, intellectual, and developmental disabilities in every community. They also have a stipend fund that will assist with payment for conferences/seminars related to your child’s special needs.


National Association for Down Syndrome(NADS)


National Down Syndrome Society - The National Down Syndrome Society envisions a world in which all people with Down syndrome have the opportunity to realize their life aspirations. NDSS is committed to being the national leader in enhancing the quality of life, and realizing the potential of all people with Down syndrome.


Down Syndrome Association - a Dr who has a child with Down syndrome set up this site for medical/health information for people with Down syndrome.


Down Syndrome for New Parents This site has a great “recommended reading” list with great descriptions of the books.


Cafe Press - The Parent Side

It's a campaign for inclusion and against exclusion!
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