National Resources:

National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) –  www.ndss.org
Contact information: 666 Broadway, New York, NY 10012-2317; helpline 1-800-221-4602

National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) – https://www.ndsccenter.org/
Contact information: 1370 Center Drive, Suite 102, Atlanta, GA 30338, 1-800-232-NDSC

Global Down Syndrome Foundation – http://www.globaldownsyndrome.org

Down Syndrome Diagnosis Network –  http://www.dsdiagnosisnetwork.org/

Down Syndrome Research and Treatment Foundation – www.dsrtf.org

Down Syndrome Footprint Foundation – www.downsyndromefootprint.com

International Down Syndrome Coalition  http://theidsc.org/

Social Networking Sites & Blogs

A Place for Special Friends – www.downsyndrome.com (social networking site)

http://noahsdad.com/

http://chroniclesofmommy.net/

http://www.thesassysoutherngal.com

Understanding the diagnosis

A Promising Future Together: A Guide for New & Expectant Parents – www.ndss.org

Babies With Down Syndrome – www.woodbinehouse.com

Brighter Tomorrows – www.brightertomorrows.org

DSACT Down Syndrome in the 21st Century www.dsact.com

Diagnosis to Delivery: A Pregnant Mother’s Guide to Down Syndrome – http://www.downsyndromepregnancy.org

Gifts – http://www.woodbinehouse.com

Perspectives from parents who received a prenatal diagnosis

Light at the End of the Tunnel – www.ndsccenter.org/resources

The Congratulations Project – http://www.palsprogram.org

Early Intervention and Health Care Services

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities | www.nichcy.org

First Year Medical Issues

Down Syndrome Healthcare Guidelines – Associated Conditions | www.ndss.org
Down Syndrome Health Issues   www.ds-health.com
Down Syndrome Research and Treatment Foundation www.dsrf.org      Developmental Milestones For My Son With Down Syndrome – http://www.noahsdad.com (Milestones)

Adoption

Reece’s Rainbow – http://www.reecesrainbow.org                                  National Down Syndrome Adoption Network – http://www.ndsan.org DSAGC Adoption Awareness Program | www.dsagc.com/adoption.asp

 

Latest in Down syndrome Research

Down Syndrome Research and Treatment Foundation   www.dsrft.org

 

General information about Down Syndrome

National Down Syndrome Society www.ndss.org   800-221-4602
National Down Syndrome Congress www.ndsccenter.org  800-232-NDSC   Global Down Syndrome Foundation – http://www.globaldownsyndromefoundation.org                                       Beach Center on Disability www.beachcenter.org

 

Education

http://www.missouristate.edu/bearpower/

http://www.ndss.org/Resources/Education/College–Postsecondary-Options1/

GoGrad.org

Graduate School Success for Students with Disabilities

Special Olympics

Special Olympics of Missouri – www.somo.org