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Our Down Syndrome Partners

  • Best Buddies International

    Best Buddies is the world’s largest organization dedicated to ending the social, physical and economic isolation of the 200 million people with IDD. For individuals within this community, Best Buddies helps them form meaningful friendships with their peers, secure successful jobs, live independently, improve public speaking, self-advocacy and communications skills, and feel valued by society. The IDD community that Best Buddies serves includes, but is not limited to, people with Down syndrome, autism, Fragile X, Williams syndrome, cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and other undiagnosed disabilities. more >
  • Brittany's Baskets of Hope

    Brittany‘s Baskets of Hope is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that offers resources, support, and hope to families that have newly welcomed a baby with Down syndrome into their lives. more >
  • Canine Companions for Independence

    Imagine being able to get your Ph.D. but not being able to get your pencil from the floor; Being able to raise three children, but unable to hear them call your name; Serving your country in combat, and not being unable to turn off the lights. Canine Companions for Independence assistance dogs can do all this and so much more for children, adults and veterans with disabilities. These expertly trained assistance dogs know over 40 commands to enhance independence and are provided entirely free of charge to recipients. more >
  • Circle of Friends ~ The Path to Inclusion

    Circle of Friends (CoF) creates a supported network of friendships between students with special needs and their non-disabled peers, bringing inclusion to school campuses and into the community. more >
  • Down's Syndrome Association

    Down’s Syndrome Association aims to help people with Down’s Syndrome live full and rewarding lives. more >
  • Downs Designs Dreams

  • Happy Soul Project

    Through our Kick-It-Cape Project & #differentisbeautiful campaigns, we provide support and encouragement to persons and families with disabilities, terminal illnesses or vast differences by advocating for inclusivity to eliminate prejudice and discrimination. more >
  • Miracle Babies

    Our mission is to provide support and financial assistance to families with critically-ill newborns in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; and to enhance the well-being of women, children and their families through education, prevention and medical care. more >
  • National Down Syndrome Congress

    The National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) is a membership-sustained not-for-profit organization dedicated to an improved world for individuals with Down syndrome. more >
  • National Down Syndrome Society

    The mission of the National Down Syndrome Society is to be the national advocate for the value, acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome. more >
  • Reece's Rainbow Down Syndrome Adoption Grant Foundation

    The mission of Reece’s Rainbow is to advocate and find families for orphans with Down syndrome and other special needs by raising funds for adoption grants and promoting awareness through an online community, media communications, and other events. more >
  • The College Experience

    The College Experience is a two-year residential, non-credit certificate program hosted by The College of Saint Rose in partnership with Living Resources. Through The College Experience, students with intellectual disabilities can practice living independently, make friends, intern at area businesses and become part of a diverse campus community. more >
  • The My Gym Challenged America Foundation

    The My Gym Challenged America Foundation (MGCA) is committed to providing support to children facing physical and/or cognitive challenges by awarding gifts of assistive equipment and services. Wheelchairs, walkers, hearing aids, specialized swing sets, adaptive chairs, therapeutic program software, and many other essential items are awarded to deserving families in an effort to provide the simple joys of childhood to youngsters of all abilities and economic levels. more >